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  • Additional Return for Ordnance Stores for the Use of Capt. Thos. Biddle’s Compy Corps of Artillery, June 24, 1814 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-25)
    A return for ordnance stores for Captain Thos. Biddle’s company corps of artillery. The document is dated June 24, 1814 at the Artillery Encampment, Buffalo, and is signed by James Hall, Lieut. & Conductor of Ord., and ...
  • Admiralty Commissioner's Orders, October 13, 1812. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2013-05-01)
    Admiralty Commissioner’s Orders sent to Admiral Sir John Thomas Duckworth, Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Newfoundland, informing him of America’s declaration of war against Great Britain and instructing him to seize ...
  • Charles Larned letter, April 3, 1813. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2013-05-02)
    A 3 page letter to Charles Larned from his sister [Harriet] and mother [Ruth], dated Pittsfield, [Massachusetts], April 3, 1813. The letter is addressed to Mr. Charles Larned, Winchester, Kentucky. The letter contains ...
  • Daniel D. Tompkins letter to General Dearborn, June 28, 1812. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-19)
    A letter written by Daniel D. Tompkins in response to a letter he received from Major General Dearborn. The letter is dated June 28, 1812 and describes the great need for arms and supplies for the American militia.
  • H.A.S. Dearborn letter, May 29, 1812 

    Cameron, Chantal (2013-05-01)
    A letter addressed to H.A.S. Dearborn in Boston, dated May 29, 1812 at Concord, N.H [New Hampshire]. The letter was written by Capt. A.M. Clary and describes his success at recruiting troops for his company, likely in ...
  • Jacob Cochenour’s War Loss Claim, August 16, 1841. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-10)
    A War Loss Claim signed by Jacob Cochenour of the Township of Flamborough West. The claim is dated August 16, 1841.
  • John Adams Smith letter, Jan. 14, 1813 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-13)
    A letter written by John Adams Smith, grandson of President John Adams, with commentary on the War of 1812. The letter is addressed to his uncle, Justus B. Smith, Hamilton, Madison County and is dated January 14, 1813.
  • Letter from J.E.A. Masters to Josiah Masters, November 11, 1812 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-17)
    A War of 1812 letter written to Josiah Masters, Shaghticoke, New York, from his nephew J.E.A. Masters, dated November 11, 1812. The letter refers to an impending invasion of Canada.
  • Letter written by John Bentley, Sept. 26, 1813. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-17)
    A letter written by John Bentley, an American soldier during the War of 1812, to his wife Betsey. The letter makes reference to an impending attack on Canada and is dated September 26, 1813.
  • Letters to Secretary General Drummond from Thomas Scott, July 1814 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-05-07)
    Consists of 4 photocopied letters from Thomas Scott, Chief Justice of Upper Canada, to Secretary General Drummond, concerning traitors and treason. The letters are dated July 5, 1814, July 8, 1814 (2), and July 14, 1814. ...
  • London Gazette, 1812 

    Cameron, Chantal (2013-05-15)
    Two “extraordinary” issues of the London Gazette containing letters written by Isaac Brock, R.H. [Roger Hale] Sheaffe, George Prevost and Edward Baynes, dated from August-October 1812. The first issue is numbered 16653, ...
  • Militia General Orders, December 2, 1814. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-11)
    Militia General Orders dated December 2, 1814, disbanding the militia at the conclusion of the War of 1812. The orders were authorized by C.Foster, Adjutant General of Militia, Upper Canada.
  • R.Lawson letter 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-04-16)
    A letter from R. Lawson dated September 17, 1812, regarding movement of the 9th infantry. The letter is signed R. Lawson, M Genl [Major General].
  • Royal Navy Ship Collection, 1784-1816 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-09-18)
    Includes 41 copies of plans of Royal Navy ships, ranging in date from 1784 to 1816. Some of the ships included are the Bonne Citoyenne, Niagara, Epervier, Comet, Contest, Ferret, Childers, Anacreon, Florida, Hind, Hermes, ...
  • Schooner Ranger document 

    Cameron, Chantal (2013-05-09)
    A page of entries detailing the financial history of the Schooner Ranger, a Great Lakes cargo ship, from 1810-1815. The ship sustained damage in 1811 on its journey from Detroit to Black Rock, in which 3 people drowned. ...
  • Sketches of the Battle Fields of Ontario from the War of 1812, July 15, 1876. 

    Cameron, Chantal (2012-05-04)
    One page of sketches illustrating the battle fields of Ontario from the War of 1812. The page has been removed from the July 15, 1876 issue of the Canadian Illustrated News and mounted on a cardboard mat. Included are ...