...", discusses how she was only 10 years of age during Drummonds siege at Fort Erie. She spoke about "indians" in the area coming to visit her home on Sherk road. Eva cam from a Mennonite family of strong faith who did not take an active part in the War of 1812
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... of topics. In relation to the War of 1812
, the scrapbook has many articles that include a soldier's memories of their experiences, the war's centennial events, and memorials and monuments erected for those who were heroic or died during the war. Other topics include: the Mackenzie Rebellion, Fenian raids...
circa 1898, Photograph with text. Persons depicting Laura Secords proposed crossing place of Twelve Mile Creek on a fallen tree. THE PLACE WHERE SHE CROSSED, From 'Jubilee History of Thorold' By permission
1896, Painting depicitng the Battle of Châteauguay, 26 October 1813. A small force of Canadian volunteers commanded by Charles-Michel de Salaberry defeated a much larger American force of 300 Painting by E.H. de Holmfield after an 1884 Lithograph by Henri Julien in Le Journal de Dimanche. Located in the...
... Campbell in 1791, D'Arcy Bolton in 1794, the Duke de
Rochefoucauld Liancourt in 1795, Isaac Weld and J.C. Ogden in 1796, John Maude in
1800, George Heriot in 1806, Christian Schultz in 1807, John Melish in 1810 and
Michael Smith in 1812
, have described the town and adjacent country at considerable...
A.MEI^ICAN HISTORICAL aSS0CIAT1«»>
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