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  • War of 1812 Photographs: Tecumseh, Four Veterans and a Blade
    War of 1812 Photographs: Tecumseh, Four Veterans and a Blade
    image       This consists of 6 photos that include: an artistic representation of Tecumseh, a blade, and four gentlemen that are War of 1812 veterans. A 1911 catalogue of Memorial Hall (the Niagara Historical Society's first museum building) lists the item as a photograph of a committee to discover the grave of ...
    image     This consists of 6 photos that include: an artistic representation of Tecumseh, a blade, and four gentlemen that are War of 1812 veterans. A 1911 catalogue of Memorial Hall (the ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Brock's Monument Print
    Brock's Monument Print
    image       A print of the first Brock's Monument erected after the War of 1812, in commemoration of his life and death at the Battle of Queenston Heights. The first monument was erected in in 1824 and was blown up in 1840 by an Irish sympathizer. This print is based on a ...
    image     A print of the first Brock's Monument erected after the War of 1812, in commemoration of his life and death at the Battle of Queenston Heights. The first monument was ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Sir Isaac Brock- Photograph of Watercolour Painting
    Sir Isaac Brock- Photograph of Watercolour Painting
    image       Sir Isaac BrockPhotograph from a water colour painting, in the possession of the Donor, Henry A. Garrett Esq.
    image     Sir Isaac BrockPhotograph from a water colour painting, in the possession of the Donor, Henry A. Garrett Esq.
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    1812 History
  • Sir Isaac Brock- Photograph of J.W.L Forster's painting
    Sir Isaac Brock- Photograph of J.W.L Forster's painting
    image       This is a photo of a painting by J.W.L. Forster that shows a profile view of Sir Isaac Brock in uniform. It is reported to be copied from the original chalk portrait head of General Brock, in the possession of a John Savory Carey, Esq. of St. Peter's Point in ...
    image     This is a photo of a painting by J.W.L. Forster that shows a profile view of Sir Isaac Brock in uniform. It is reported to be copied from the original ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Col. Robert Hamilton (1787- 1856) Photograph
    Col. Robert Hamilton (1787- 1856) Photograph
    image       This is believed to be a photo portrait of Col. Robert Hamilton as it states on the bottom: "Col.Robert Hamilton---1787-1856". Hamilton was a Lieutenant in the Lincoln Militia during the War of 1812.
    image     This is believed to be a photo portrait of Col. Robert Hamilton as it states on the bottom: "Col.Robert Hamilton---1787-1856". Hamilton was a Lieutenant in the Lincoln Militia during the ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • War of 1812 Veterans at Brock Monument- 1871
    War of 1812 Veterans at Brock Monument- 1871
    image       This is a faded photo mounted in a white oval matte. The photo is of War of 1812 veterans in front of Sir Isaac Brock's Monument. This is a reunion of War of 1812 veterans in October 1871. Soldiers identified include: George Boyle, S.J.J. Brown, James Kerby, Hon. Jonathan Simpson, ...
    image     This is a faded photo mounted in a white oval matte. The photo is of War of 1812 veterans in front of Sir Isaac Brock's Monument. This is a reunion ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Ink Sketch of the Site of Sir Isaac Brock's death
    Ink Sketch of the Site of Sir Isaac Brock's death
    image  1860s,     This is a sketch, done in pen, of the site of Brock's death. It includes a sketch of the monument, details of Queenston Heights and the site of where it was believed Brock fell. The creator also mentions Wynn's Tavern and writes "where Body was taken" just beside it.
    image  1860s,   This is a sketch, done in pen, of the site of Brock's death. It includes a sketch of the monument, details of Queenston Heights and the site of where it ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • "Chopping Block" Tombstone, St. Mark's Cemetary, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    "Chopping Block" Tombstone, St. Mark's Cemetary, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    image       This is an image of the "Chopping Block" tombstone that is located in St. Mark's Cemetery in Niagara-on-the-Lake. The tombstone belongs to Charles Morrison who is believed to have been a United Empire Loyalist. This tombstone was allegedly used by the US army, during their occupation of the town in ...
    image     This is an image of the "Chopping Block" tombstone that is located in St. Mark's Cemetery in Niagara-on-the-Lake. The tombstone belongs to Charles Morrison who is believed to have been ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Lighthouse at Mississauga Point- 1909 copy of an 1804 original plan
    Lighthouse at Mississauga Point- 1909 copy of an 1804 original plan
    image  1909,     A 1909 copy of an 1804 original plan of the lighthouse that was erected on Mississauga Point, signed by Gustavus Nicolls and copied by J. Simpson. The lighthouse, the first on the Great Lakes, was dismantled in 1814 in order to build Fort Mississauga. Some of the stone from the ...
    image  1909,   A 1909 copy of an 1804 original plan of the lighthouse that was erected on Mississauga Point, signed by Gustavus Nicolls and copied by J. Simpson. The lighthouse, the first ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Silhouette of Mrs. Alexander McKee (Nee Powis)
    Silhouette of Mrs. Alexander McKee (Nee Powis)
    image       A silhouette photo of Mrs. Alexander McKee (Nee Powis) 1792-1842.
    image     A silhouette photo of Mrs. Alexander McKee (Nee Powis) 1792-1842.
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Silhouette of Mr. Thomas Powis
    Silhouette of Mr. Thomas Powis
    image       A silhouette photo of Mr. Thomas Powis. Powis owned a large hotel and was the father of Mrs. Alexander McKee.
    image     A silhouette photo of Mr. Thomas Powis. Powis owned a large hotel and was the father of Mrs. Alexander McKee.
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Silhouette of Mrs. Thomas Powis
    Silhouette of Mrs. Thomas Powis
    image       A silhouette photo of Mrs. Thomas Powis.
    image     A silhouette photo of Mrs. Thomas Powis.
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Private C.J. Tip Photograph- Veteran of War of 1812
    Private C.J. Tip Photograph- Veteran of War of 1812
    imagecomment       This is an oval photo of C.J. Tip, seated, and mounted on a beige card. The writing on the card reads "Private C.J. Tip was at battle of Queenston Heights". It is believed that this is Private Cornelius Tips of the 1st Flank Company of the 2nd York Militia Regiment ...
    imagecomment     This is an oval photo of C.J. Tip, seated, and mounted on a beige card. The writing on the card reads "Private C.J. Tip was at battle of Queenston Heights". ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • View of Fort George, 1810
    View of Fort George, 1810
    image  1810,     This is a view of Fort George and Navy Hall, from Fort Niagara, in 1810 from Ackerman's Magazine.
    image  1810,   This is a view of Fort George and Navy Hall, from Fort Niagara, in 1810 from Ackerman's Magazine.
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Pencil Sketch of Miss Shaw C.1805-1810
    Pencil Sketch of Miss Shaw C.1805-1810
    image       This is a black and white photograph of a pencil sketch of a woman, circa 1805-1810. There are two theories on who the woman may be. One believes that is Miss Shaw. However, there is another photo of the same sketch that is signed McDonnell in the lower right corner. ...
    image     This is a black and white photograph of a pencil sketch of a woman, circa 1805-1810. There are two theories on who the woman may be. One believes that is ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Photograph of needlework sample by Esther Borden Lippencott, wife of Col. George Denison
    Photograph of needlework sample by Esther Borden Lippencott, wife of Col. George Denison
    image       This is a photo of a framed needlework sample by Esther Borden Lippencott, wife of Col. George Denison. It was worked in the winter of 1812-1813. Within a wreath, surmounted by a crown, are the words, "To the memory of General Brock, who gloriously fell as he was bravely defending ...
    image     This is a photo of a framed needlework sample by Esther Borden Lippencott, wife of Col. George Denison. It was worked in the winter of 1812-1813. Within a wreath, surmounted ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Print of a Soldier of the 100th Regiment in the War of 1812- 1929
    Print of a Soldier of the 100th Regiment in the War of 1812- 1929
    image  1929,     This a photographic print of a soldier of the 100th Regiment in the War of 1812. It was painted by Alexander R. Cattley in 1929. The 100th Regiment of Foot, also known as the Prince Regiment of Dublin County, were raised in 1805.With few exceptions, all the officers and men ...
    image  1929,   This a photographic print of a soldier of the 100th Regiment in the War of 1812. It was painted by Alexander R. Cattley in 1929. The 100th Regiment of Foot, ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • War of 1812 Veterans at 1871 Brock Monument Picnic
    War of 1812 Veterans at 1871 Brock Monument Picnic
    image  1871,     A photo of 21 people, believed to be War of 1812 veterans, posing for a group photo in front of Brock's Monument at Queenston Heights. This was the 1871 Brock Monument picnic. Included with the photo is a listing of the people in the photo as well as the ages ...
    image  1871,   A photo of 21 people, believed to be War of 1812 veterans, posing for a group photo in front of Brock's Monument at Queenston Heights. This was the 1871 Brock ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • Reburial of the men of the 8th Regiment of Foot from the War of 1812 at Fort Niagara in 1911
    Reburial of the men of the 8th Regiment of Foot from the War of 1812 at Fort Niagara in 1911
    image  1912,     These photos are from Fort Niagara in 1911 of the reburial of the men of the 8th Regiment of Foot from the War of 1812.In a Niagara Historical Society publication (No. 23), dated 1911-1912, Janet Carnochan had this to say about the event:"A very interesting ceremony took place in July, ...
    image  1912,   These photos are from Fort Niagara in 1911 of the reburial of the men of the 8th Regiment of Foot from the War of 1812.In a Niagara Historical Society publication ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
  • The Taking of Fort George
    The Taking of Fort George
    image       This print is a depiction of the taking of Fort George by the Americans, by both land and water. The events featured in the print took place in 1813. The print's point of view is from the mouth of the Niagara River. The print shows the lighthouse that once stood ...
    image     This print is a depiction of the taking of Fort George by the Americans, by both land and water. The events featured in the print took place in 1813. The ...
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
    1812 History
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