Item: John Bull and the Baltimoreans

Bookmark and Share
Record Number: 8533
Call number: Bb 612 Jb217
Artist: William Charles
Date of View: 1813
View Format: Engraving
Dimensions: Dimensions of Image, 43 by 27.5 cm.
Image description:

Political cartoon by William Charles concerning the War of 1812.  Philadelphian William Charles' political caricatures were widespread during this era and praised for their sense of rough humor.  His cartoons commonly offered both praise and criticism of American military and political figures.