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Commodore Decatur vintage clip art cameo

Commodore Decatur vintage clip art cameo art prints to use for your paper crafts. These prints are all part of a larger collection of Vintage prints ... More to come ... KEYWORDS: black, white, gray, camel, clip art, print, vintage

Stephen Decatur was Born at Sinepuxent, MD, on January 5, 1779, and was the son of Captain Stephen Decatur, Sr. and his wife Anne. He was a naval officer during the American Revolution. Stephen Decatur, Sr. his son (see cameo) was educated at the Episcopal Academy in Philadelphia. When he graduated, the younger Stephen enrolled at the University of Pennsylvania and was a classmate of future naval officers Charles Stewart and Richard Somers. At the age of 17, he went to work with the firm of Gurney and Smith and helped in securing timber for the keel of the frigate USS United
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