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  • Taking of Niagara Drawing
        This appears to be a late 19th or early 20th century copy of an image that appeared in the Philadelphia Portfolio in 1817 showing the "Taking of Niagara" or the Battle of Fort George in 1813. The image provides some understanding of buildings that existed before the destruction of the ...
      This appears to be a late 19th or early 20th century copy ...
  • Capture of Fort George
        Capture of Fort George. In the upper right hand corner it reads: "Porte Folio. July. 1817"
      Capture of Fort George. In the upper right hand corner it reads: ...
  • Minute Book of the Town of Newark- 1793 to 1842
        This interesting artefact records the actions of the civic leaders of the fledgling community of Newark from 1793 to 1842. The first meeting was held on August 17, 1793 by virtue of an Act of the Legislature of Upper Canada. Constable William Mollynox presided and Ralfe Clench (later Colonel of ...
      This interesting artefact records the actions of the civic leaders of the ...
  • Battle of Fort George Watercolour Painting
        A watercolour by an unknown artist of the Battle of Fort George, based on a line drawing that was in the Philadelphia Portfolio in 1817. The drawing shows some details on the town, including many elements that were later destroyed in December 1813 by the retreating American forces, such as ...
      A watercolour by an unknown artist of the Battle of Fort George, ...
  • Fort Niagara taken from the British side of the River at Newark
        Fort Niagara taken from the British side of the River at Newark Strickland sc.
      Fort Niagara taken from the British side of the River at Newark ...
  • Navy Hall at Newark- First Parliament Sept 17th 1792- Mary Shaw
        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) ...
      This image is part of a series of drawings done by Mary ...
  • Map of the Town of Newark in 1813
        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.
      A print of a plan of Niagara in 1813 which provides a ...
  • Plan of Fort's George, Mississauga, and Niagara, The Military Reserves and the Town of Newark- 1908 Copy of an 1817 Original
        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 plan by H.H. Willson[s] of Fort's George, Mississauga and Niagara, the ...
  • The Story of Laura Secord and Canadian Reminiscences- Emma A. Currie, 1813
        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 ...
      The book focuses on a variety of themes relating to Laura Secord ...
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