• The American Weekly Messenger; or Register of State Papers, History and Politics for 1813 - 1814 Volume 1

      Conrad, John, 1776?-1851 (Philadelphia : J. Conrad, 1814)
      Register of state papers, history, and politics for the years 1813 - 1814. 23 October 1813. Contains a brief article on some skirmishing near Fort George on October 6 (p. 67). A brief account of the skirmishing is in a letter from Brig. Gen. McClure to Governor Tompkins, dated at Fort George, 6 October 1813. It is stated that “about 500 militia volunteers and 150 Indians, commanded by Col. Chapin, attacked the picket guard of the enemy about a mile and a half from Fort George…we succeeded in driving the enemy into the woods, when night coming on put an end to the conflict…” (p. 73).