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Assembly of Troops before the Battle of Baltimore


Panoramic view shows the assembling of troops in defense of Baltimore on September 12, 1814 in preparation for the Battle of North Point. Mounted troops are shown in center foreground, with numerous formations of troops in background. The Baltimore harbor is seen in the distance, with multiple vessels in harbor. A cloudy gray sky takes up the top half of the composition.


circa 1814


Oil on canvas


37 H x 62 W inches

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Gift of J. Henry Stickney

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