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Illustration of the capture of Frolic


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“Capture of the British Sloop of War Frolic of 24 guns, by the U. S. Sloop of War Wasp of 18 guns.” Designed by T. Birch, engraved by S. Seymour. Portfolio (Philadelphia), vol. 1, February 1813, opp. p. 156.

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