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dc.contributor.authorDurand, James (editor)
dc.date.accessioned2009-07-31T17:03:26Z
dc.date.available2009-07-31T17:03:26Z
dc.date.issued1812-10-24
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10464/2365
dc.descriptionNewspaper 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.abstractNewspaper 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.isoenen
dc.publisherJames Duranden
dc.subjectWar of 1812, Newspapers, Isaac Brock, Queenston, Fort George, Niagara, Sheaffe, Napolean, Militia, Battle, Russia, Spainen
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dc.typeOtheren


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