1812 History
Letter from Amos Lee in Queenston to Captain Benjamin Carryl in New York: Prisoner at Gilbert Fields House- January 9, 1814,


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.
Creators:
Amos Lee, Author
Captain Benjamin Carryl
, Recipient
Media Type:
Text
Item Type:
Correspondence
Description:
A letter dated January 9, 1814, from Amos Lee in Queenston to Captain Benjamin Carryl in Williamsville, New York. Lee was an American prisoner in Queenston at the house of Gilbert Fields, a local farmer and former Butler's Ranger. During the war, this house was also used as a barracks for British forces.
Date of Original:
9 January 1814
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
992.5.025
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
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Recommended Citation:
Image courtesy of the Niagara Historical Society & Museum
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Letter from Amos Lee in Queenston to Captain Benjamin Carryl in New York: Prisoner at Gilbert Fields House- January 9, 1814,


A letter dated January 9, 1814, from Amos Lee in Queenston to Captain Benjamin Carryl in Williamsville, New York. Lee was an American prisoner in Queenston at the house of Gilbert Fields, a local farmer and former Butler's Ranger. During the war, this house was also used as a barracks for British forces.