1812 History
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Niagara Invasion 
Image  1812,   ...Rough contemporary sketch of the War of 1812 depicting The American invasion over the Niagara at Queenston, October 1812. The American invasion failed when reinforcements refused to cross the Niagara River....
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...
British Red Coats on the field at the Battle of Stoney Creek 
Image  c. 19th Century,   Painting depicitng British Red Coats on the field at the Battle of Stoney Creek. The engagement at Stoney Creek returned the Niagara Peninsula to British and Canadian control and ended the US attempt to conquer the western part of the province.
War of 1812 Battle Scene with Soldiers and Indians 
Image  c. 1840-1888,   Illustration of American soldiers being slaughtered by tribal warriors after General Winchester surrendered to end the Battle of Frenchtown (Raisin River). 1 drawing : wash.
Laura Secord leading a Cow 
Image  c. 1908,   Painted depiction of Laura Secord pretending to lead a cow so she could evade capture and detention by American soldiers.
Battle of Stoney Creek 
Image  May 14, 1927,   Illustration from Pen and Ink depicting the charge for the guns by the 8th King's Regiment at the Battle of Stoney Creek on 6 June 1813. Appeared as an illustration for an Article entitled "The Night Attack at Stoney Creek" in The Lethbridge Hearld dated Saturday, May 14th, 1927 - Page 3.
The Battle of Lundy's Lane 
Image  c. 1921,   Pen and Ink Drawing on paper. The portrayal of the battle shown here emphasizes the desperate nature of the fight. It compresses the events of the 5 hours into a single image of the struggle for the guns. 29.2 cm x 36.8 cm (11.5" x 14.5")
Laura Secord Overhearing U.S. [United States] Officers Discussing Plans For The Attack On The British Forces At Beaverdams 
Image  1977,   Watercolour painting depicting Laura Secord Overhearing U.S. [United States] Officers Discussing Plans For The Attack On The British Forces At Beaverdams
Battle of Chateauguay (La bataille de la Chateauguay) 
Image  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...
Battle the of Thames and the death of Tecumseh, by the Kentucky mounted volunteers led by Colonel Richard M. Johnson, 5th Oct. 1813 
Image  c. 1833,   Print shows the battle of Thames with Colonel Richard M. Johnson and the Kentucky volunteers on the left engaged in battle with Tecumseh and his Native troops. Prominent figures, including Col. Richard M. Johnson, Tecumseh, the Prophet, James Mason, and Major Suggett, are illustrated in the print....
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