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Bible Belonging to Abraham Moyer- 1801 
Text  1829  Bible belonging to Abraham Moyer.
66th Berkshire Regiment of Foot Button 
Object    ...The design is a raised "66" below a raised crown within a thin lined circle. Although this regiment was not in Niagara during the War of 1812-1814 this button was used by the regiment up until the 1830s....
Copper Pot 
Object  early 19th century  ...Copper kettle used during the early 19th century. The kettle is from George Macnoe's estate and was previously owned by a relative in New York who died around the time of the War of 1812. The copper pot has a removable lid with a handle in the center of the lid and a moveable handle that arches...
Col. Johnson's Mounted Men Charging a Party of British Artillerists. By Dr. Gabriel F. S. Miesse 
Image  1823  A coloured ink print believed to have been created in the United States of America. Below the image it reads: "Col. Johnsons mounted men charging a party of British Artillerists and Indians at the Battle fought near Moravian Town October 2nd 1813 when the whole of the British force commanded by...
Col. Johnson's Mounted Men Charging a Party of British Artillerists. By Dr. Gabriel F. S. Miesse 
Image    A black ink print believed to have been created in the United States of America. Below the image it reads: "Col. Johnsons mounted men charging a party of British Artillerists and Indians at the Battle fought near Moravian Town October 2nd 1813 when the whole of the British force commanded by Gen....
Certificate of Achievement- John Pettit, March 26, 1825 
Text  26 March 1825, p. 2  A certificate of achievement for John Pettit, Esq. of Grimsby for undertaking the task of carrying dispatches throughout the Niagara Region on behalf of Major Glegg and the military in April 1813. Pettit came to Upper Canada following the revolutionary war and, during the war, carried dispatches...
Account Book of Joshua Beebe- 1816 
Text    The account book of Joshua Beebe, beginning in 1816.
The Colonial Advocate Newspaper- October 14, 1824 
Text  14 Oct 1824, p. 4  An original copy of the October 14, 1824 copy of the Advocate. Articles of interest include the "Anniversary of the Battle of Queenston Heights", "The Re-internment", and "Brittain Cherishes the Memory of her Departed Heroes". Size: (Framed) 60.2 X 42.5 CM
Report of the Committee on the Petition of the Niagara Sufferers. 
Text  25 Jan 1822,  
The claim of Amasa Stetson in time of the late war with Great Britain 
Text  Jan 1827,   ... to the War of 1812....
Graybiel Blacksmith Ledger - 1791 to the mid 1800s 
TextComments:    ... in the mid 1820s as a place to practice his writing skills. By the late 1820s, it was being used to record affidavits. A few entries continue throughout the mid-1800s by John Graybiel. There are entries written in both English and German. Aside from the information provided on the Graybiel family...
Captain Jacob Gander (Gonder)Ledger Book- 1802-1837 
Text  1802-1837,   ...This ledger book contains a few pages surrounding the dates of the War of 1812 and even includes dates during the war. It provides an understanding of domestic life during this time period. Size: 32 X 20 X 0.5 CM...
Fuse/Cloth Fragment From Brock Monument c.1814-1840s 
Object    This is a fragment of the fuse/cloth that was said to have been used by Benjamin Lett to ignite the gun powder that blew up the first Brock Monument at Queenston on April 17, 1840. The fragment of red silk cloth is said to be a piece of the flag carried at Lundy`s Lane in 1814.
Property Lost, Captured, or Destroyed by the Enemy 1812-14 (1824) 
Text  1824,   Report of the select committee appointed on the 8th ult. to inquire into the expediency of amending the Act of the 3d March, 1817, &c.,&c : accompanied with a bill to amend the Act of the 9th April, 1816, authorizing payment for property lost, captured, or destroyed by the enemy, during the late...
Model Canoe Representing Chief's Canoe in War of 1812 
ImageObject  c. 1820,   ...Image of a model representing a Chief's Canoe in War of 1812, created by Jean-Baptiste Assiginack, an Odawa chief, who was a veteran of the War of 1812. After the war, he worked as a translator for the Indian Department and was an influential voice for his people in their alliance with the Crown...
Fort Erie: Defense of the Block House 
Image  1823,   ...An ink print created in the United States of America depicting the Siege of Fort Erie, one of the last and most protracted engagements between British and American forces during the Niagara campaign of the American War of 1812. The Americans successfully defended Fort Erie against the British Army...
Letter 
Text  18251031,   ...This letter regards the guardianship of the children of the Late Captain M. (Martin) McClellan who died during the Battle of Fort George in the War of 1812. McClellan was in the Lincoln Militia and perished during the American invasion of town. The letter is dated 31 October 1825 and provides...
The Gleaner and Niagara Newspaper, December 25th, 1817 
Text  1817 December 25,   The Gleaner and Niagara Newspaper was a weekly paper in the town of Niagara-on-the-Lake that began publication December 4, 1817 and ceased in 1830. This bound volume has been divided by publication dates. Other dates included in the volume are: 1817 December 18 1818 January 1 1818 January...
The Gleaner and Niagara Newspaper, January 1st, 1818 
Text  1818 January 1,   The Gleaner and Niagara Newspaper was a weekly paper in the town of Niagara-on-the-Lake that began publication December 4, 1817 and ceased in 1830. This bound volume has been divided by publication dates. Other dates included in the volume are: 1817 December 18 1817 December 25 1818 January...
The Gleaner and Niagara Newspaper, January 8, 1818 
Text  1818 January 8,   The Gleaner and Niagara Newspaper was a weekly paper in the town of Niagara-on-the-Lake that began publication December 4, 1817 and ceased in 1830. This bound volume has been divided by publication dates. Other dates included in the volume are: 1817 December 18 1817 December 25 1818 January...
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