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Date made: ca. 1876
Maker: Willard, Archibald; Ryder, James F.
Place: Cleveland, Ohio
Image size: Image: 14 1/2 x 20 1/8 in.; 36.83 x 51.1175 cm
ID number: DL*60.2580
Negative number: 2003-19772


Black and white print; a lion and an eagle confronting each other across a stretch of ground in which the date "1776" appears. The lion is surrounded by caricatures of British forces, while the eagle has more realistically rendered American Colonists gathered around him.