Battle of Yorktown
"The Siege of Yorktown or Battle of Yorktown in 1781 was a decisive victory by combined assault of American forces led by General George Washington and French forces led by the Comte de Rochambeau over a British Army commanded by Lieutenant General Lord Cornwallis. It proved to be the last major land battle of the American Revolutionary War in North America, as the surrender of Cornwallis's army prompted the British government eventually to negotiate an end to the conflict." It lasted from September 28 to October 19, 1781.
Yorktown 1781 in SCRC database.
Siege of Yorktown print by C. Bohn available to view in Special Collections 
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