Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Scenes in Put-in-Bay: Willow Tree
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Stereographs
Description
Stereoview of USS MICHIGAN lying in Put-in-Bay, off South Bass Island. The willow tree was planted over the graves of the British and American naval officers killed in the Battle of Lake Erie, 10 Sept 1813, the major naval engagement on the Great Lakes during the War of 1812.
Inscriptions
Lake Erie Island Scenery
Scenes in Put-in-Bay
No. ___
Willow Tree
Planted by Com. Perry and other survivors of the Battle of Lake Erie, to mark the burial place of the slain.
Published by Beneditct,
Put-in-bay, Ohio.
Publisher
H. Benedict
Place of Publication
Put-in-Bay, OH
Date of Original
c 1870s
Dimensions
Width: 17.1 cm
Height: 8.2 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
862
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.6561996815401 Longitude: -82.8140050793457
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Scenes in Put-in-Bay: Willow Tree


Stereoview of USS MICHIGAN lying in Put-in-Bay, off South Bass Island. The willow tree was planted over the graves of the British and American naval officers killed in the Battle of Lake Erie, 10 Sept 1813, the major naval engagement on the Great Lakes during the War of 1812.