Sterret's Sea Fight

sterret.jpg

Title

Sterret's Sea Fight

Subject

USS Entrerprise

Description

Poem that depicts the sea battle between the USS Enterprise against the Barbary frigate the Tripoli. This battle resulted in the capture of the Tripoli by Sterret and his men.

Creator

Andrew Sterret

Source

http://clements.umich.edu/exhibits/online/barbary/first-war/sterret.jpg

Publisher

University of Michigan

Date

August 1st, 1801

Citation

Andrew Sterret, “Sterret's Sea Fight,” HST 325 - U.S. Foreign Relations to 1914 (MSU), accessed October 23, 2021, http://projects.leadr.msu.edu/usforeignrelations/items/show/393.