Loyalist James Rivington is Hung in Effigy

He was hung in effigy after printing pro-Tory opinions in his newspaper, "Rivington's New York Gazetteer." Later, Sons of Liberty mobbed and nearly destroyed his office, forcing him to close the paper.

Date:
April 20, 1775
Original Format:
Fine Print Illustration
Item#:
1770.0014
Height:
781px
Width:
820px
download hi-res watermarked image
Related Categories:

All Licensed images are available for download as jpeg files at 300 dpi of original size.

If your project requires an image at higher resolution, please contact us (be sure to include item number). Custom requests may require an additional charge.