Explosion of the "Peacemaker"1844 Antebellum (1820-1861)
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Lithograph print of the 1844 explosion of the "Peacemaker" on board the U.S.S. Princeton.
Creator Currier & Ives Source
Publisher Rights Public Domain Format JPEG Item Type Still Image Original Format Lithograph, hand-colored
"Awful explosion of the "Peace-Maker" on board the U.S. Steam Frigate Princeton, on Wednesday, 28th, Feb., 1844." Lith. By N. Currier, 1844.
Did You Know...?Most of Princeton's founding trustees bought, sold, traded, or inherited slaves. Read More