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dc.contributor.author Durand, James (editor)
dc.date.accessioned 2009-07-31T17:03:26Z
dc.date.available 2009-07-31T17:03:26Z
dc.date.issued 1812-10-24
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10464/2365
dc.description Newspaper reporting on contemporary events of the wars in North America and Europe including the Battle of Queenston Heights and the death of Isaac Brock. News items include: Page 1: Sheaffe announcement regulating the sale of alcohol in Niagara; Myers announcement asking citizens for the return of American muskets recovered from the battle at Queenston; local notices on business claims and education; want ads for wood, straw, flour and pork for military use; announcement by the Prince Regent in Council putting an embargo on American ships. Page 2: release of American prisoners captured at Queenston; results of a battle by Riga, Latvia the French army under MacDonald against Russia; address of Emperor Alexander I of Russia to troops on declaring war on France; news of the British Navy; mediation between Spain and South American colonies; the security of Canadian properties in wartime; American ships leaving Britain with licenses. Page 3: American ships leaving Britain with licenses; Russian General Platoff’s (Platov) victory over Polish Uhlans; Battle of Salamanca with Lord Wellington. Page 4: report on the Battle of Queenston Heights and the death of Isaac Brock. en
dc.description.abstract Newspaper reporting on contemporary events of the wars in North America and Europe including the Battle of Queenston Heights and the death of Isaac Brock. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher James Durand en
dc.subject War of 1812, Newspapers, Isaac Brock, Queenston, Fort George, Niagara, Sheaffe, Napolean, Militia, Battle, Russia, Spain en
dc.title The Bee en
dc.type Other en


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