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0052514
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1800.
William Bainbridge, captain of the 'George Washington,' and later the 'Philadelphia,' delivering tribute money from the United States to the Dey of Algiers in 1800 before the outbreak of the war with Tripoli. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0061954
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1804.
A wounded American seaman (not Reuben James, in spite of the tattoo) saving American Commodore Stephen Decatur from a scimitar stroke during the Tripolitan War of 1804-1805. Engraving, 19th century.
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0128455
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1804.
Stephen Decatur and Thomas MacDonough leading the boarding and capture of a Tripolitan gunboat, 3 August 1804. From a painting by Dennis Malone Carter (1827-1881).
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0623396
TRIPOLITANIAN WAR, 1804.
The destruction of the captured American frigate USS Philadelphia in the harbor of Tripoli during the Tripolitanian War, 16 February 1804. Oil on canvas by Edward Moran, 1897.
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0054039
SECOND BARBARY WAR, 1815.
An American squadron commandeded by Commodore iam Bainbridge passes Gibraltar on its way back to the United States after successful operations against the Algerians during the Second Barbary War in 1815. Line engraving, 1816.
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0011262
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1805.
William Eaton, the American consul at Tunis, marching across 600 miles of desert with eight U.S. marines, a mixed force of Greeks, Italians, and Arabs, and an exiled pasha, Hamet Karamanli, to capture Derna, a seaport of Tripoli during the Tripolitan War. Wood engraving, 1805.
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0010565
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1804.
American commodore Edward Preble's fleet attacking Tripoli, Libya, during the Tripolitan War, 3 August 1804. Lithograph, 1846, by Nathaniel Currier.
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0061953
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1804.
The burning of the captured American frigate 'Philadelphia' by Commodore Stephen Decatur and his crew in Tripoli harbor on the night of 16 February 1804. Color Italian engraving, 1805.
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0070174
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1804.
A wounded American seaman (not Reuben James, in spite of the tattoo) saving American Commodore Stephen Decatur from a scimitar stroke during the Tripolitan War of 1804-1805. Steel engraving, American, 1857.
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0103004
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1804.
An American frigate battling a Barbary vessel during off the coast of Tripoli, 1804. Contemporary American painting.
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0070136
STEPHEN DECATUR
(1779-1820). American naval commander. Decatur and the Turk. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0015599
TRIPOLI HARBOR, 1804.
The burning of the captured American frigate, USS Philadelphia, by Commodore Stephen Decatur in Tripoli harbor, 16 February 1804. Contemporary painting.
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0000073
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1800.
William Bainbridge, captain of the 'George Washington,' and later the 'Philadelphia,' delivering tribute money from the United States to the Dey of Algiers in 1800 before the outbreak of war with Tripoli. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0015488
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1804.
The burning of the captured American frigate 'Philadelphia' by Commodore Stephen Decatur and his crew in Tripoli harbor on the night of 16 February 1804. Italian engraving, 1805.
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0015489
TRIPOLITAN WAR, 1804.
The grounding and capture of the American frigate 'Philadelphia' in Tripoli harbor on the night of 31 October 1803. Line engraving, 1804.
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0070170
STEPHEN DECATUR (1779-1820).
American naval commander. Desperate conflict of American seamen, under Commodore Decatur, on boarding a Tripolitan corsair. Wood engraving, 1855.