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Arnold Friberg (December 1913 – July was an American illustrator and painter noted for his religious and patriotic works. He is perhaps best known for his 1975 painting The Prayer at Valley Forge, a depiction of George Washington praying at Valley Forge. Independance Day, Valley Forge, American Revolutionary War, God Bless America, America America, America Images, Founding Fathers, Before Us, Our Lady

The Founding Fathers’ Temple Work » Latter-day Saint Blogs

The Founding Fathers’ Temple WorkSince tomorrow is Independence Day, I thought I might say a word about our Founding Fathers. We are deeply indebted to all the noble men and women who sacrificed their lives to establish this country of the United States of America some 232 years a - Latter-day Saint Blogs is a portal for mainstream blogs about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, blogs by mainstream church members on topics other than the Church, and syndicated content from…

Sir Joshua Reynolds, Colonel George K. Coussmaker, Grenadier olio su tela, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Thomas Gainsborough, John Everett Millais, Joshua Reynolds, L'art Du Portrait, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Horse Art, Metropolitan Museum, Devon, 18th Century

Sir Joshua Reynolds | Captain George K. H. Coussmaker (1759–1801) | The Met

George Kein Hayward Coussmaker was born in London in 1759. His father, Evert Coussmaker, died in 1763, and his mother, Mary, was remarried, to Sir Thomas Hales, Baronet, of Howlett, Kent. In 1776, George joined the First Regiment of Foot Guards as ensign and lieutenant, the lowest commissioned rank; he was promoted to the rank of lieutenant and captain in 1778, and to that of captain and lieutenant colonel in 1788

Ross Poldark is graded a captain in the Regiment of Foot. Pictured: An officer of the Regiment of Foot, by Thomas Gainsborough. © National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia Thomas Gainsborough, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Military Art, Military History, Military Uniforms, John Everett Millais, British Army Uniform, William Hogarth, Google Art Project

An officer of the 4th Regiment of Foot (Thomas Gainsborough - )

An officer of the 4th Regiment of Foot [and his faithful hound] c.1780, by Thomas Gainsborough - The Athenaeum -

October During the American War for Independence, British Major John AndrÉ is hanged as a spy by U. military forces in Tappan, New York. American Revolutionary War, Early American, American Civil War, American History, George Washington, English Army, Seven Years' War, American Independence, War Of 1812

War of the American Revolution 1775 to 1783

The Introduction to the British Battles American Revolutionary War battle

John Paul Jones was a Scottish naval captain for the Continental army. He was one of the first well known navy fighters for the Continental army. He became very well known for his fighting against in the british. American Revolutionary War, American War, Early American, American History, American Soldiers, Larp, Famous Freemasons, Navy Uniforms, John Paul Jones

Sloppes, Merchant and Navy Uniforms

John Paul Jones was the best sea captain for the Americans during the Revolutionary War. He won the most famous sea battle of the war. He attacked a convoy of British Navy warships escorting supply ships. The battle lasted three and a half hours. His ship Bonhomme Richard was so badly damaged that he sailed away on the enemy's ship the Serapis.

General Sir Henry Clinton by Andrea Soldi c. Henry Clinton was Commander of all British forces in North America during the American Revolution. American Revolutionary War, American War, American History, American Spirit, British Army Uniform, British Soldier, Battle Of Bunker Hill, Continental Army, Colonial America

Sir Henry Clinton, British Commander in Chief during the American Revolution, 1762-1765, Attributed to Soldi, Andrea (Italian painter, ca. 1703-1771, active in Great Britain)

George Washington’s iconic victory on December 1776 over Colonel Rahl’s Hessian troops after crossing the frozen Delaware River; the battle that re-invigorated the American Revolution Mystery Of History, Us History, History Facts, American Revolutionary War, American War, American History, Independence War, American Independence, American Revolution Battles

Battle of Trenton

George Washington’s iconic victory on 26th December 1776 over Colonel Rahl’s Hessian troops after crossing the frozen Delaware River; the battle that re-invigorated the American Revolution

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Washington & Generals by Granger

Washington & Generals is a photograph by Granger which was uploaded on December 3rd, 2014. The photograph may be purchased as wall art, home decor, apparel, phone cases, greeting cards, and more. All products are produced on-demand and shipped worldwide within 2 - 3 business days.

Glorious First of June, or Third Battle of Ushant between English and French, by Philip James de Loutherbourg French Revolutionary Wars, France, century / De Agostini Picture Library / G. Nimatallah / The Bridgeman Art Library Naval History, British History, Art History, Pirate Images, History Online, Maritime Museum, Nautical Art, Ship Art, Royal Navy

1 June 1794, 220 years ago, 400 miles west of Ushant, the first major fleet action of the Revolutionary Wars was fought between two huge British and French squadrons, known as the Glorious First of June or Bataille du 13 prairial an 2 or simply as the Third Battle of Ushant.

Battle of Saratoga was a battle that marked a climax of Saratoga campaign, American won over the British in American Revolution. The British General John Burgoyne surrender to Horatio Gates. American Revolutionary War, American War, American History, American Soldiers, Colonial America, French Revolution, Teaching History, Military History, Battle

'The Surrender of General John Burgoyne at the Battle of Saratoga, 7th October 1777' Giclee Print - Fauvel | Art.com

The Surrender of General John Burgoyne at the Battle of Saratoga, 7th October 1777 Giclee Print by Fauvel. Find art you love and shop high-quality art prints, photographs, framed artworks and posters at Art.com. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.

Battle of Long Island Aug 1776 Revolutionary War Battles, American Revolutionary War, American War, Independence War, American Independence, British Army Uniform, Colonial Art, Seven Years' War, Character And Setting

Battle of Long Island

The disastrous defeat of the Americans on 27th August 1776 leading to the loss of New York and the retreat to the Delaware River

British troops landing at Kip's Bay 1776 - The Landing at Kip's Bay was a British amphibious landing during the New York Campaign in the American Revolutionary War on September occurring on the eastern shore of present-day Manhattan. American Revolutionary War, American War, Early American, American History, Colonial Art, Seven Years' War, Colonial America, Military History, Long Island

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Sept 15, 1776: British Gen. William Howe lands about 12,000 men in lower Manhattan, quickly taking over New York City during the American Revolution. Although the Continental Army troops withdrew to Harlem Heights, ceding control of New York City, Gen. George Washington defeated the British the following day in the Battle of Harlem Heights. Despite the victory, the British would hold New York City until the war ended in 1783.