The Quasi-War (French: Quasi-guerre) was an undeclared war fought mostly at sea between the United States and the French Republic from 1798 to 1800. In the United States, the conflict was sometimes also referred to as the Undeclared War With France, the Pirate Wars and the Half-War.
Instructions for the Private Armed Vessels of the United States. Pickering, Timothy. 8 pp. Privateer Instructions issued to Captain George Pilsberry of the Private Armed Brig “Union” during the Quasi War with France, 1798-1800. The eight pages of instructions are printed on a folio sheet which has been folded but not cut. Signed by Secretary of State Timothy Pickering, with captain and vessel name accomplished in manuscript, and several manuscript changes made in text.
Based on records and documents, this modern profile view shows the cutter Eagle, which fought in the Quasi-War with France. Coast Guard Collection.
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Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry - about 1807 - Joseph Wood (American, 1778–1830) - Dimensions: 2 15/16 x 2 3/8 in., Watercolor on ivory. Oliver Hazard Perry (1785 – 1819) was an American naval commander, born in South Kingstown, Rhode Island. Perry served in the West Indies during the Quasi War with France, the Mediterranean during the Barbary Wars, in the Caribbean fighting piracy & the slave trade, but is most noted for his heroic role in the War of 1812 during the Battle of Lake Erie.