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Collection Reference Number GLC06953
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1815 
Title Massacre of the American Prisoners of War at Dartmoor Prison...
Date ca. 1815
Author Carnes, W. (fl. ca. 1815)  
Additional authors Smith, G. G. (fl. ca. 1815)
Document Type Miscellany
Content Description Diagram in perspective. War of 1812 depiction of the Somersetshire Militia attack upon American P.O.W.'s on April 6, 1815. Engraving with handcoloring added to the uniforms of the Americans and British. Artist W. Carnes; Engraved by G.G. Smith
Subjects War of 1812  Military History  Prisoner of War  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Massacre  Atrocity  
Place written Salem, Massachusetts
Theme War of 1812; Foreign Affairs
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859