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Monument to Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, etc.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Library

Monument to Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, etc.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Library

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Monuments,
  • Put-in-Bay (Ohio),
  • Great Lakes (North America)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMonument to Oliver H. Perry, and those who participated in battle of Lake Erie, at Put-in-Bay, Ohio
    SeriesH.rp.84
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16052470M

    That action made Oliver Hazard Perry, a veteran of the Barbary Wars and commander of the USS Lawrence, a legend whose name has endured for over years. Perry was so instrumental in the victory that British historian C.S. Forester noted “it was as fortunate for the Americans that the Lawrence still possessed a boat that would float, as it. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Images of America: Put-in-Bay: The Construction of Perry's Monument by Jeff Kissell (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry: Famous American Naval Hero, Victor of the Battle of Lake Erie, His Life and Achievements Alexander Slidell Mackenzie D. M. MacLellan Book Company, - pages.   Bob DowningPUT-IN-BAY, OHIO: It’s hard to ignore Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry and what he did. Especially with the foot-high Doric monument that dominates the skyline of South Bass Island in Lake Erie off Ohio’s North Coast. It was built with 78 layers of pink granite from Massachusetts, topped with an ton bronze urn. It is the major landmark in Put-in-Bay, the touristy .

      The Put-in-Bay National Park, home to Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial, commemorates the Battle of Lake Erie and its role in the War of Read on to learn more, and don’t forget to enter to win our free weekend drawing. Every month, one lucky winner is selected! Perry’s Monument: Put-in-Bay’s National Park.   Navy Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry played a crucial role in Buffalo’s history Oliver Hazard Perry used a small boat to transfer from his ruined flagship, the Lawrence, to .


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Monument to Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, etc by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Library Download PDF EPUB FB2

So wrote Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry to General William Henry Harrison following his decisive victory over a British fleet at the Battle of Lake Erie. Perry's victory served as a catalyst both for this battle and for ending hostilities in the Old Northwest Theater of the War of Brand: ArcadiaPublishing.

So wrote Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry to General William Henry Harrison following his decisive victory over a British fleet at the Battle of Lake Erie. Perry's victory served as a catalyst both for this battle and for ending hostilities in the Old Northwest Theater of the War of /5.

So wrote Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry to General William Henry Harrison following his decisive victory over a British fleet at the Battle of Lake Erie. Perry's victory served as a catalyst both for this battle and for ending hostilities in the Old Northwest Theater of the War of Captured here in over vintage images from the Monument /5(2).

This is without a doubt the most beautiful monument to Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, the hero of the War of naval victory of the Battle of Lake Erie.

The statue is very well done and depicts him in a very accurate and honorable way.4/5(2). Perry’s Monument – A Tribe to Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry. Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial is one of tallest monuments in the United States.

The War of was fought during a time when the British fleet attempted to take control of Lake Erie and the other Great Lakes. PERRY MONUMENT. The PERRY MONUMENT commemorating the victory at the Battle of Lake Erie by Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry () was sculpted by Wm.

Walcutt and dedicated on 10 Sept. in the center of Cleveland's PUBLIC SQUARE. Figures of a midshipman and a sailor boy, also sculpted by Walcutt, were placed on either side of it in Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry Monument, Buffalo: See 2 reviews, articles, and photos of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry Monument, ranked No 4/5(2).

Oliver Hazard Perry was born Augin South Kingston, Rhode Island. His father, Christopher Perry, was a naval captain of the General Greene, a gun ship built for the naval expansion during the Quasi-War with France from to At the young Oliver became a midshipman on his father's ship where he learned the day-to-day duties of a sailor for the next year.

Victory Memorial and the Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry Sculpture. Located dramatically in the center hall of the Perry Memorial Visitor Center is a statue of of Oliver Perry created by Columbus born William Walcutt in The statue was shaped from Carrara Marble and is 9' tall not including the base.

The U.S. Navy's Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigates (purchased in the s and s) were named after Perry's brother, Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry. On December 2,Secretary of the Navy Donald C.

Winter announced that the ninth ship of the Lewis and Clark class of dry-cargo-ammunition vessels would be named USNS Matthew Perry for : Matthew Calbraith Perry, ApNewport.

So wrote Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry to General William Henry Harrison following his decisive victory over a British fleet at the Battle of Lake Erie. Perry's victory served as a catalyst both for this battle and for ending hostilities in the Old Northwest Theater of the War of Brand: Arcadia Publishing SC.

Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial National Monument This memorial near Put-in-Bay, where Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry won a decisive naval battle in the War ofalso commemorates the many decades of peace between the United States and Canada and the principle of international peace by arbitration and disarmament as.

Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry by William Green Turner, - Eisenhower Park - Newport, Rhode Island - DSCjpg 3, × 4,; MB Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry by William Green Turner, - Eisenhower Park - Newport, Rhode Island - DSCjpg 3, × 5,; MB.

DMSE Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry Legendary Battle of Lake Erie Dont Give Up The Ship Historical Navy Flag 3X5 Ft Foot % Polyester D Flag UV Resistant (3' X. Commodore Perry: Many Perrysburg residents take for granted the statue of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry standing at the foot of Louisiana Avenue.

All that some people know about it, or the man, is that our town is named for him and that the old marble statue was recently duplicated in bronze. William Walcutt of New York was retained to design and carve Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry statue in It was made from a block of marble from Carrara, Italy.

It was 8’ 2” tall and the monument included separate statues of a young sailor and a midshipman, smaller figures that were placed either side at the foot of Perry. Commodore Perry had no intention of becoming the subject of historical monuments when he set out to defeat the British Navy in the War of But he did, and the nation remembers.

The monument is worth visiting primarily because of its location at the end of beautiful /5(79). commodore oliver hazard perry leaving his disabled flagship, the lawrence.

FOR THE BRIG NIAGARA, SEPTEMBER lOTH, General Harrison Told Peter Navarre: "This daring move cf Commodore Perry, amid the rain of shot from the enemy's vessels, so inspired the soldiers and the sailors, that the act alone won the victory of the Battle of Lake Erie.".

But the battle had been an important one, and Cleveland chose to erect a monument to it and Commodore Perry, and it was still a recent memory when the new town on the Maumee River was founded a few years later and chose the name of : 1K. About Oliver Hazard Perry.

Oliver Hazard Perry, born Augwas a commodore in the United States Navy. He is best known for his War of victory on Lake Erie in Septemberwhen his squadron captured the British naval forces battling for control of the lake. Explore # - Monument to Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry at Presque Isle State Park in Erie PA.

Commodore Perry fought in the Battle of Lake Erie during the War of Views: 4K.Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry (Aug – Aug ) was born in South Kingstown, Rhode Island, the son of Captain Christopher Raymond Perry and Sarah Wallace Alexander. He was an older brother to Matthew Calbraith Perry.The man who was to lead the Lake Erie fleet to victory during the War of was born on 23 Augustat South Kingstown, Rhode Island.

The eldest of five sons and three daughters born to Christopher Raymond and Sarah Alexander Perry, the first son was named after his paternal grandmother's father, Oliver Hazard, and also for his uncle, Oliver Hazard Perry, who had recently been lost at.