Our nation in war, comprising sketches and photographs by our own artists

reproductions of famous paintings of heroic incidents in our country"s wars, from the government art galleries and from great private collections
  • 10 Pages
  • 2.39 MB
  • English

Historical Publishing Company , Philadelphia
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Pictorial works., United States -- History -- Pictorial w
Statementpicturing the heroism of the nation in the bloody conflicts of our history.
GenrePictorial works.
SeriesHistorical fine art series, v. 5, no. 1-10)
ContributionsHistorical Publishing Company, Philadelphia.
The Physical Object
Pagination10 pts. in 1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22962130M

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