The Battle of Fort George
This item is a part of the 1812 History digitization project. This project was made possible with the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Canadian Culture Online Strategy.
- Cruikshank, Ernest. Capt. 44th Battalion
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- This pamphlet, through the use of primary research, provides a comprehensive description of the Battle of Fort George in May 1813. It begins with a complete description of the town of Niagara, and the areas surrounding during this time period, and continues with a fairly detailed depiction of the events leading to and including the Battle of Fort George. The text includes information on General Isaac Brock, Lieut.-Col. Winfield Scott and General Van Rensselaer.
This is one of forty-four Niagara Historical Society publications, created between the years 1896 and 1939. The collection, written by a variety of local historians for the benefit of the community, with an array of subject matter, reveals Niagara-on-the-Lake’s unique history.
- Pickwell Bros., Book and Job Printers
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- NHS #1
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Latitude: 43.2542051535481 Longitude: -79.0680885314941
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