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dc.date.accessioned2011-12-16T16:30:18Z
dc.date.available2011-12-16T16:30:18Z
dc.date.issued2011-12-16
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10464/3744
dc.descriptionThis was a weekly paper that was published every Saturday. The motto of the Merrimack was: "Not too rash--Yet not fearful--We aim to be just." It was published from 1808-1817. Topics of interest include: Page 1: State of New York Republicans published a statement arguing against the war and the policies of John Adams and James Madison; account of the capture of York by the Americans, 27 April 1813; Page 2: account of the capture of York by the Americans, 27 April 1813; letter from American Brig. Gen. Henry Miller to Sir John B. Warren warning the British not to execute captured U.S. citizen O'Neal; response from Sir John B. Warren to Brig. Gen. Henry Miller stating that O'Neal had been released; account of Stephen Girard buying back his ransomed ship from the British; Page 3: account of Stephen Girard buying back his ransomed ship from the British; U.S. General Harrison repels British and Indian forces that attack Fort Meigs; account of British forces capturing U.S. privateer ship Alexander; report of British forces near Newport, New York, the Delaware river, and the Potomac River; report of Indian attacks in Kaskaskia, Randolph County; report of a boat load of provisions attacked by Indians near Fort Harrison; Commodore Isaac Chauncey arrived at Sacket's Harbor to unload stores taken from York before leaving for Niagara to commence attack against Fort George; U.S. Army announcement recruiting men 18 to 45 years of age to enlist in the army;en_US
dc.subjectNaval operationsen_US
dc.subjectNaval warfareen_US
dc.subjectNewspapersen_US
dc.subjectPeaceen_US
dc.subjectRecruiting and enlistmenten_US
dc.subjectMilitary - 1812en_US
dc.subjectFort Georgeen_US
dc.subjectWar of 1812en_US
dc.subjectUnited States - Historyen_US
dc.subjectWar of 1812- Domestic Lifeen_US
dc.subjectWar of 1812- Niagara Frontier Campaignen_US
dc.subjectSackets Harboren_US
dc.subjectChauncey, Isaac., Commodore (1779-1840)en_US
dc.titleMerrimack Intelligencer Vol. 5 No. 48en_US
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