1812 History
The Battle of Fort George


Description
Sponsors:
1812 History
Department of Canadian Heritage This item is a part of the 1812 History digitization project. This project was made possible with the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Canadian Culture Online Strategy.
Creator:
Cruikshank, Ernest. Capt. 44th Battalion
Media Type:
Publication
Text
Item Type:
Pamphlets
Description:
This pamphlet, through the use of primary research, provides a comprehensive description of the Battle of Fort George in May 1813. It begins with a complete description of the town of Niagara, and the areas surrounding during this time period, and continues with a fairly detailed depiction of the events leading to and including the Battle of Fort George. The text includes information on General Isaac Brock, Lieut.-Col. Winfield Scott and General Van Rensselaer.

This is one of forty-four Niagara Historical Society publications, created between the years 1896 and 1939. The collection, written by a variety of local historians for the benefit of the community, with an array of subject matter, reveals Niagara-on-the-Lake’s unique history.
Publisher:
Pickwell Bros., Book and Job Printers
Place of Publication:
Niagara
Date of Original:
1896
Date Of Event:
1813
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
NHS #1
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Terms of Use:
Please contact the Niagara Historical Society & Museum for any reproductions of photographs within the publication.
Reproduction Notes:
Please note that the publications provided are typed copies. To ensure accuracy, contact the Niagara Historical Society & Museum for the original.
Contact
Niagara Historical Society Museum
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

43 Castlereagh Street

P.O. Box 208

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

L0S 1J0

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The Battle of Fort George


This pamphlet, through the use of primary research, provides a comprehensive description of the Battle of Fort George in May 1813. It begins with a complete description of the town of Niagara, and the areas surrounding during this time period, and continues with a fairly detailed depiction of the events leading to and including the Battle of Fort George. The text includes information on General Isaac Brock, Lieut.-Col. Winfield Scott and General Van Rensselaer.

This is one of forty-four Niagara Historical Society publications, created between the years 1896 and 1939. The collection, written by a variety of local historians for the benefit of the community, with an array of subject matter, reveals Niagara-on-the-Lake’s unique history.