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|Title||Independence Day Celebration in Centre Square, Philadelphia|
a depiction of the celebrations of July 4th 1819
The leftmost tent has a U.S. flag above a portrait of George Washington above a depiction of a naval battle of the War of 1812 (with slogan "Don't give up the Ship").
The rightmost tent has a flag of the state of Pennsylvania (motto "Virtue, Liberty, Independence") above a depiction of "The Battle of New Orleans".
Benjamin Latrobe's waterworks building is in the background.John Lewis Krimmel was a German-American immigrant painter active in Pennsylvania during the 1810's.
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