Preservation, Education, and Commemoration of Naval History
"Macdonough’s Victory on Lake Champlain, 1814"
Watercolor by Edward Tufnell, depicting the U.S. Sloop Saratoga (left center) and the U.S. Brig Eagle (right) engaging the British flagship Confiance (center) off Plattsburg, New York, 11 September 1814. Saratoga was flagship of the American commander, Master Commandant Thomas Macdonough. Courtesy of the Navy Art Collection, Washington, D.C. (NH 51480-KN)