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British Long Land Musket

This type of musket was produced by the British government from circa 1793-1815 and would have been used during the War of 1812. A long gun, 54 1/2...

  British Long Land Musket
Double Cruise Lamp

This Phoebe lamp is one of the earliest types of lamps that had been used in the colonies during the 17th century to early 19th century. The lamp...

  Double Cruise Lamp
Powder Flask

A powder flask of the type used during the War of 1812. A pear shaped container carved from horn in two halves which are riveted together around...

  Powder Flask
Socket Bayonet

This Land/India Pattern bayonet was produced by the British Government ca. 1730-1815. This type of bayonet was used during the War of 1812. With a...

  Socket Bayonet
Flintlock Pistol

This type of Flintlock Pistol was used during the War of 1812. The pistol is 6 3/4 inches from the stock to the end of the barrel. The barrel...

  Flintlock Pistol
Cannonball

A cannonball of this type would have been used during the War of 1812. This brown, iron cannonball is 16 inches in circumference and approximately...

  Cannonball
Waterloo Medal

This was the first group of medals issued by the British Government to all soldiers present at a battle, even to those who were below the rank of...

  Waterloo Medal
Military General Service Medal

The Military General Service Medal was not authorized until 1847, 34 years after the last battle it commemorates due to the objections of...

  Military General Service Medal
Long Service and Good Conduct Medal

The Long Service and Good Conduct Medal was issued by the British Government. The medal was instituted in 1830 and was awarded to soldiers for...

  Long Service and Good Conduct Medal
Cannonball

This type of cannon ball was used during the War of 1812. This round, black ball of iron has a pitted surface and is 14 1/2 inches in circumference...

  Cannonball
Grapeshot

This type of ammunition, known as a grapeshot, was used in artillery during the War of 1812. A round black ball of iron with a pitted surface, this...

  Grapeshot
Grapeshot

This is an example of ammunition used in artillery during the War of 1812. Commonly termed a grapeshot, this round grayish ball of lead has a...

  Grapeshot
Musket ball

This type ammunition was used in a musket during the War of 1812. A small round silver ball of lead, this musket ball is 2 1/8 inches in...

  Musket ball
Musketball Mould

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...

  Musketball Mould
Musketball Mould

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. ...

  Musketball Mould
Chamberstick

A candleholder used during the 18th and 19th centuries. Black, metal (tin) candleholder, approximately 4 5/8 inches tall. The bottom is a round...

  Chamberstick
Copper Pot

Copper kettle used during the early 19th century. The kettle is from George Macnoe's estate and was previously owned by a relative in New York who...

  Copper Pot
Bible circa 1812-1825

This Bible belonged to the Stewart Family, which included the following family members: Margaret Stewart, Agnes Jane Stewart in 1824, and Thomas A....

  Bible circa 1812-1825
The Battle of Queenston Heights, Edited by John Symons

Black, hardcovered book with 39 pages, which include illustrations and maps. The Battle of Queenston Heights: Being a narrative of the opening of...

  The Battle of Queenston Heights, Edited by John Symons
Military Warrant for Elisha Smith, 33rd Regiment of the Connecticut Militia- 1811

This is the military warrant issued to Elisha Smith, 2nd Company, appointing him to the rank of Sergeant in the 2nd Company of the 33rd Regiment,...

  Military Warrant for Elisha Smith, 33rd Regiment of the Connecticut Militia- 1811
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