2 Dec 1814,
...Militia General Orders dated December 2, 1814, disbanding the militia at the conclusion of the War of 1812
. The orders were authorized by C.Foster, Adjutant General of Militia, Upper Canada....
18 July 1876,
...One page of sketches illustrating the battle fields of Ontario from the War of 1812
. The page has been removed from the July 15, 1876 issue of the Canadian Illustrated News and mounted on a cardboard mat. Included are sketches of the Battle Field of Lundy's Lane and Drummondville, the Battle Field...
17 Sept 1812,
...A letter from R. Lawson dated at Chatham, September 7, 1812
, regarding movement of the 9th infantry. The letter is signed R. Lawson M Genl [Major General]....
24 June 1814,
...A return for ordnance stores for Captain Thos. Biddle's company corps of artillery during the War of 1812
. The document is dated June 24, 1814 at the Artillery Encampment, Buffalo, and is signed by James Hall, Lieut. & Conductor of Ord., and J. Hindman, Major Coms. Arty. Some of the supplies listed...
11 Nov 1812,
...A War of 1812
letter written to Josiah Masters, Shaghticoke, New York, from his nephew J.E.A. Masters, dated November 11, 1812
. The letter refers to an impending invasion of Canada at Montreal....
28 June 1812,
...A letter written by Daniel D. Tompkins in response to a letter he received from Major General Dearborn. The letter is dated June 28, 1812
and describes the great need for arms and supplies for the American militia....
14 Jan 1813,
...A letter written by John Adams Smith, grandson of President John Adams, with commentary on the War of 1812
. The letter is addressed to his uncle, Justus B. Smith, Hamilton, Madison County, and is dated January 14, 1813....
26 Sept 1813,
...A letter written by John Bentley, an American soldier during the War of 1812
, to his wife Betsey. The letter makes reference to an impending attack on Canada, with speculation the attack may occur at Kingston, Montreal or Prescott....
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