A watercolour of Fort Niagara from the Canadian side. It also shows a home directly across the river from the Fort.
1838 An ink print created in England.
Oct 1812 An ink print that is believed to have come from Philadelphia.
Battle of Niagara, originally sketched by Major Riddle.
Below the image, on the right hand side, it reads: "Strickland sc."
c. 1811 This is an aquatint and etching print.
1758 Ink Print of Fort Niagara.
It reads: "A View of Niagara Fort, taken by Sir William Johnson, on the 25th of July 1759. Drawn on the Spot in 1758."
C. 1814 After R.H. Pease, this ink print was taken from the British side of the river.
Aquatint on steel
Watercolour over pencil; gouache (white highlights) drawing.
Believed to have been created in England.
View is of Fort Niagara on the Canadian side of the Niagara River.
Fort Niagara taken from the British side of the River at Newark
A print of a plan of Niagara in 1813 which provides a basic outline of the town of Newark, the North end of the Niagara River, Fort George, Fort Niagara and other points of interest.
1841 ILLUSTRATIONS FOR HISTORICAL COLLECTIONS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK BY JOHN W. BARBER AND HENRY HOME.
Believed to have been created in the United States of America.
...A collection of 9 volumes on the campaign on the Niagara frontier, edited by Lt. Col. E.A. Cruikshank. They include predominantly military correspondence to and from Niagara during the years 1812
-1814. Major events discussed within the books are the capture of Fort George and Fort Niagara...
1851, Pt. 1. Queenston.--Pt. 2. Fort Niagara.
Printed by Steele's Press
...This image is part of a series of drawings done by Mary Shaw, the sixth daughter and 11th child of Hon. Aeneas Shaw. Aeneas Shaw was the first settler of York and participated in the War of 1812
. It is a pen and ink grey wash sketch and measures (framed) 28.7 X 25 cm.
Some of Mary Shaw's drawings...
6 Oct 1812,
...The London Gazette issue that reports on the death of Isaac Brock at the Battle of Queenston Heights on 13 October 1812
The London Gazette, originally called The Oxford Gazette, was first published in 1665, making it the world's oldest continuously published newspaper. This government paper...
This is a drawing of Fort Niagara from Fort George, which is in the foreground.
23 to 29 May 1814
... and Lundy's Lane during the War of 1812
Names included on the Muster Roll:
Beamer, John Dennis
Bridgman, William Sr.
Camp, John M.
Curtis, Lanson W...
...The book focuses on a variety of themes relating to Laura Secord and her courageous trek to Beaverdams during the War of 1812
. Other topics mentioned in the book include: first settlers, the Secord family, the Ingersoll family, reminiscences of 1812
, the town of St. Davids, Fort Niagara, the Nelles...
...These photos are from Fort Niagara in 1911 of the reburial of the men of the 8th Regiment of Foot from the War of 1812
In a Niagara Historical Society publication (No. 23), dated 1911-1912, Janet Carnochan had this to say about the event:
"A very interesting ceremony took place in July, 1911...
1908, A plan by H.H. Willson[s] of Fort's George, Mississauga and Niagara, the Military Reserves and the Town of Newark. It is dated 2 May 1817 and has "Royal Regiment Office, Quebec". A memo above the title states the plan "shows a new proposed military reserve in red lines." This is a 1908 copy from...
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