Perry's Lookout Point

Show simple item record Cooke, Reverend Henry en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Gibraltar Island (Ohio) en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Ottawa County (Ohio) en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Erie, Lake en_US
dc.coverage.temporal 1889 - 1912 en_US 2008-04-28T18:45:59Z 2008-04-28T18:45:59Z 1901 en_US 2008-04-28T18:45:59Z
dc.identifier.other 572.5.400.2 en_US
dc.identifier.other GA-71 en_US
dc.description Rev. Henry Cooke poses at Perry's Lookout on Gibraltar Island. During the War of 1812, Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry is believed to have sheltered his fleet in the harbor just off South Bass Island and Gibraltar Island as he prepared to meet the British. It is believed that he used Gibraltar as a lookout. The high point on the island was named Lookout Point by the Cooke family. They placed a cannon on the historic spot to further commemorate Perry's Victory on Lake Erie. en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Charles E. Frohman Collection en_US
dc.rights Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center en_US
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dc.title Perry's Lookout Point en_US
dc.type Photographic print; black and white en_US Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center en_US
dc.contributor.photographer Cooke, Reverend Henry en_US
dc.contributor.repository Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center en_US Fremont, Ohio en_US Fremont, Ohio en_US Sandusky County, Ohio en_US

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