1812 History
Laura Secord's Copper Kettle- c.1800


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.
Media Type:
Object
Description:
This copper kettle, circa 1800, is believed to have belonged to Laura Secord, the celebrated Canadian heroine of the War of 1812-1814. She is known for her walk from Queenston in June 1813, to warn the British troops at Beaverdams of an impending American attack.

Sizes: Diameter- 23 CM, Height 16.5 CM
Date of Original:
c.1800
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
972.27(A&B)
Geographic Coverage:
Recommended Citation:
Image courtesy of the Niagara Historical Society & Museum
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Please contact the Niagara Historical Society & Museum for any reproductions of this image.
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

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Laura Secord's Copper Kettle- c.1800


This copper kettle, circa 1800, is believed to have belonged to Laura Secord, the celebrated Canadian heroine of the War of 1812-1814. She is known for her walk from Queenston in June 1813, to warn the British troops at Beaverdams of an impending American attack.

Sizes: Diameter- 23 CM, Height 16.5 CM