The Battle of Germantown

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00142
Title: The Battle of Germantown
Additional Title: (Chew's House)
Historic Street Address: 6401 Germantown Avenue
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Image depicts American troops laying siege to the Chew house during the Battle of Germantown. The scene is one of confusion on a foggy morning and Washington's troops suffer many losses in the ill-fated attack.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.181953
Geocode Latitude:40.046608

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.3
Creator Name: Illman, George, approximately 1824- - Engraver
Schussele, Christian, 1826?-1879 - Artist
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler