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Land Deed No. 5125- Between Isaac and Abraham Laing and William Haun of the Township of Humberstone 
Text  12 January 1815,   A deed between Isaac and Abraham Laing and William Haun of the Township of Humberstone for Lot 9, Front Concession of the Township of Humberstone for 37 pounds, 10 shillings.
Military Commission of Robert Nelles-  October 10, 1815 
Text  10 October 1815  A military commission for Robert Nelles, Esquire (1761-1842), as Lieutenant Colonel of the 4th Regiment of the Lincoln Militia. It is signed by Francis Gore, Esquire, Lieutenant Governor of the Province of Upper Canada in York. The 4th Lincoln was involved in the Battles of Queenston Heights and...
Columbian Centinel, 15 February 1815, no. 3220 
Text  15 Feb 1815,   ...Volumes of interest were published between 1812 and 1815 with articles about the War of 1812. Issue for February 15, 1815: Page 2 has a two-column wide heading regarding the news about the signing of the Treaty of Ghent ending the War of 1812: "PEACE--SAFETY, and Prospect of returning COMMERCE...
Militia General Orders, Kingston- August 18, 1815 
Text  18 August 1815  ...Militia General Orders from Kingston, dated August 1815, signed by N. Coffin, Adjutant General of Militia. The document contains an extract of a letter from Earl Bathurst, one of his Majesty's secretaries, to Sir Gordon Drummond, dated Downing Street, June 13th, 1815. The letter acknowledged...
Facts relative to the campaign on the Niagara in 1814 
Text  1815,  
Record of Military Pay issued by Captain Henry Nelles- December 30, 1815 
Text  15 December 1815  ...A record of army pay issued by Captain Henry Nelles (1789-1841) for December 30, 1815. It is handwritten with ink and has an "X" through the figures on the front. On the back is the total of pays calculated along with some pencil calculations. Nelles was a Captain in the 4th Regiment...
Memorandum of Militia Pay due for July, 1815- Captain Henry Nelles 
Text  July 1815  ...A memorandum of Militia Pay due for July 1815. Men's names and amounts due are handwritten on paper. It can be assumed that these men belong to the 4th Regiment of the Lincoln Militia as Henry Nelles (1789-1841) was a Captain in this Regiment. The 4th Lincoln were known to have participated...
Columbian Centinel, 22 February 1815, no. 3222 
Text  22 Feb 1815,   ...Volumes of interest were published between 1812 and 1815 with articles about the War of 1812. Issue for February 22, 1815: includes various articles about the War of 1812 and the end of the war including "British official account--Battle of Chippewa", Page 2 has a bold, two-column wide heading...
An Exposition of the causes and character of the late war between the United States and Great-Britain 
Text  4 Jul 1815,  
A discourse, delivered on the national thanksgiving, April 13, 1815 
Text  13 Apr 1815,  
Musketball Mould 
Object    A musketball mould of the type made and used pre-1830. An iron, plier-like tool with two handles. At the end of each handle is a mini-pan with semi-spherical moulds inside. When the two handles are brought together the moulds create a complete sphere, except for a small circular opening to the...
Musketball Mould 
Object  pre 1830  This type of musketball mould was made pre-1830 or earlier and would have been used during that time. An iron, plier-like tool with two handles. At the end of each handle is a semi-spherical mould. When brought together the moulds create a complete sphere, except for a small circular opening...
China Sugar Bowl- 1805-1825 
Object    ...This china sugar bowl features a neo-classical Davenport design. The bowl is decorated with a blue and white floral pattern and a blue wreath encircling border. The bowl is rectangular with rounded corners. The lid is missing, but the bowl still provides insight into 1812 domestic life....
Roasting Pan- c. 1810-1820 
Object    ...This iron dutch oven style pan features three legs, a ledge and a lid. The lid also has a small raised handle to carry the pan. This item gives one an idea of what domestic life was like in 1812....
Flour Scoop- c. 1810-1820 
Object    ...This item is a hand-carved flour scoop, dated 1810-1820, that is believed to have been used on a farm in Fonthill by Mrs. Kinsman. The scoop is chipped with turned edges and a double rectangular handle. This item can help to understand domestic life during the War of 1812....
Floral Neck Scarf- 1810-1820 
Object    ... during the time of the War of 1812-1814....
Buffalo Gazette Newspaper- September 19, 1815 
Text  15 Sep 1815,   ...Under this Accession number there is a collection of newspapers from the United States (US) from the years 1812 to 1886, some of which contain articles related to the War of 1812. The following is a brief description of the articles of interest. The "Buffalo Gazette" of September, 1815 includes...
The Boston Gazette, Vol. 41, No. 25 - September 14, 1815 
Text  14 Sep 1815,   ...Page 1- Front Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Boston Gazette- September 14, 1815 ...
Weekly Aurora, 21 February 1815 (vol. 5, no. 49) 
Text  21 Feb 1815,   ...Volumes of interest were published between 1812 and 1815 with articles about the War of 1812. Issue for Feb. 21, 1815, beginning on page 2 and continuing to take all of page 3 and some of page 4 is the full text headed: "TREATY OF PEACE" which is prefaced with an address by James Madison. Also...
J. Hill Bayonet 
Object    ... have been on arguably every soldier's firearm during the War of 1812-1814. Further research in 2010 suggests it is a small bore fusil bayonet. Royal Scots....
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