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  • Battle of Lake Erie Plate
    Battle of Lake Erie Plate
    Object       On the back of the plate it says: Commodore Perry Leaving the Lawrence, Sept 10th 1815 "We Have met the Enemy and they are ours." Staffordshire England (Makers Mark)
    Object     On the back of the plate it says: Commodore Perry Leaving the Lawrence, Sept 10th 1815 "We Have met the Enemy and they are ours." Staffordshire England (Makers Mark)
    1812 History
    1812 History
    RiverBrink Art Museum
  • Commodore MacDonough Victory, Plate
    Commodore MacDonough Victory, Plate
    Objectcomment       Enoch Wood & Sons Makers Mark
    Objectcomment     Enoch Wood & Sons Makers Mark
    1812 History
    1812 History
    RiverBrink Art Museum
  • Major General Brown, Niagara. Plate
    Major General Brown, Niagara. Plate
    Object       Major General Zac Brown was in charge of the crew of the Niagara during the Battle of Lake Erie.
    Object     Major General Zac Brown was in charge of the crew of the Niagara during the Battle of Lake Erie.
    1812 History
    1812 History
    RiverBrink Art Museum
  • The Hornet Sinking the Peacock, The Hornet Blockadng the Bonne [Ciuenne). Milk or Cream jug
    The Hornet Sinking the Peacock, The Hornet Blockadng the Bonne [Ciuenne). Milk or Cream jug
    Object       A yellow, blue and copper milk or cream jug with naval battle scenery on either side.
    Object     A yellow, blue and copper milk or cream jug with naval battle scenery on either side.
    1812 History
    1812 History
    RiverBrink Art Museum
  • Major Gen. Brown, Niagara and Stephen Decatur Jr. Milk Jug
    Major Gen. Brown, Niagara and Stephen Decatur Jr. Milk Jug
    Object       Major General Zac Brown was in charge of the crew of the Niagara during the Battle of Lake Erie. Stephen Decatur Jr. was also an American Naval Hero from the War of 1812. During the War he was assigned to the U.S. Naval Ship the "United States" Decatur was the ...
    Object     Major General Zac Brown was in charge of the crew of the Niagara during the Battle of Lake Erie. Stephen Decatur Jr. was also an American Naval Hero from the ...
    1812 History
    1812 History
    RiverBrink Art Museum
  • Commodore MacDonough's Victory, Teapot
    Commodore MacDonough's Victory, Teapot
    Object       Transferware Teapot Blue and White portraying a scene from the War of 1812 in which commodore MacDonough is victorious.His most notable achievement occurred during the War of 1812. As commander of American naval forces in Lake Champlain he won the decisive Battle of Lake Champlain, also known as the Battle ...
    Object     Transferware Teapot Blue and White portraying a scene from the War of 1812 in which commodore MacDonough is victorious.His most notable achievement occurred during the War of 1812. As commander ...
    1812 History
    1812 History
    RiverBrink Art Museum
  • Shawl
    Shawl
    Object       Fine white linen shawl, embroidered in white silk, with white silk fringe around all four sides. Made From Flax Grown on Family Farm of John Butler. It has been suggested that it was worn at a Butler family wedding in 1800.
    Object     Fine white linen shawl, embroidered in white silk, with white silk fringe around all four sides. Made From Flax Grown on Family Farm of John Butler. It has been suggested ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
  • Oath of Allegiance to King George III
    Oath of Allegiance to King George III
    Object       Transcript (original spelling and grammar retained): We the Commissioned Officers belonging to the Second Regiment of Lincoln Militia - Do sincerely promise and swear that we will be faithful and bear true allegiance to his Majesty King George, and heirs will defend to the utmost of our power against all ...
    Object     Transcript (original spelling and grammar retained): We the Commissioned Officers belonging to the Second Regiment of Lincoln Militia - Do sincerely promise and swear that we will be faithful and ...
    1812 History
    Brock University Archives
  • American Coin
    American Coin
    Object       An American one cent coin with Liberty on the face side and identified as being from 1812.
    Object     An American one cent coin with Liberty on the face side and identified as being from 1812.
    1812 History
    Niagara Historical Society Museum
  • Double Cruise Lamp
    Double Cruise Lamp
    Object       This Phoebe lamp is one of the earliest types of lamps that had been used in the colonies during the 17th century to early 19th century. The lamp consists of two small iron bowls with spouts, one hanging above the other. The bowls are attached and hung by an iron ...
    Object     This Phoebe lamp is one of the earliest types of lamps that had been used in the colonies during the 17th century to early 19th century. The lamp consists of ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
  • Powder Flask
    Powder Flask
    Object       A powder flask of the type used during the War of 1812. A pear shaped container carved from horn in two halves which are riveted together around the flattened edges. The horn has a smooth, shiny surface and ranges in colour from yellow-green to dark green. The measuring spout on ...
    Object     A powder flask of the type used during the War of 1812. A pear shaped container carved from horn in two halves which are riveted together around the flattened edges. ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
  • Musketball Mould
    Musketball Mould
    Object       This type of musketball mould was made pre-1830 or earlier and would have been used during that time. An iron, plier-like tool with two handles. At the end of each handle is a semi-spherical mould. When brought together the moulds create a complete sphere, except for a small circular opening ...
    Object     This type of musketball mould was made pre-1830 or earlier and would have been used during that time. An iron, plier-like tool with two handles. At the end of each ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
  • Grapeshot
    Grapeshot
    Object       This is an example of ammunition used in artillery during the War of 1812. Commonly termed a grapeshot, this round grayish ball of lead has a circumference of 3 3/4 inches. The surface is not smooth and ranges in color from gray, brown to rust. Grapeshot was made up of ...
    Object     This is an example of ammunition used in artillery during the War of 1812. Commonly termed a grapeshot, this round grayish ball of lead has a circumference of 3 3/4 ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
  • Cannonball
    Cannonball
    Object       This type of cannon ball was used during the War of 1812. This round, black ball of iron has a pitted surface and is 14 1/2 inches in circumference and 5 inches in diameter. There is a 4 mm wide and a 10.5 cm long gouge in the surface of ...
    Object     This type of cannon ball was used during the War of 1812. This round, black ball of iron has a pitted surface and is 14 1/2 inches in circumference and ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
  • Grapeshot
    Grapeshot
    Objectcomment       This type of ammunition, known as a grapeshot, was used in artillery during the War of 1812. A round black ball of iron with a pitted surface, this grapeshot has a circumference of 4 1/8 inches. Grapeshot was made up of canvas bags that held a large number of iron ...
    Objectcomment     This type of ammunition, known as a grapeshot, was used in artillery during the War of 1812. A round black ball of iron with a pitted surface, this grapeshot has ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
  • Cannonball
    Cannonball
    Object       A cannonball of this type would have been used during the War of 1812. This brown, iron cannonball is 16 inches in circumference and approximately 5 inches in diameter. The surface is of the cannonball is pitted. There is a band that goes around the entire circumference of the cannonball ...
    Object     A cannonball of this type would have been used during the War of 1812. This brown, iron cannonball is 16 inches in circumference and approximately 5 inches in diameter. The ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
  • Musketball Mould
    Musketball Mould
    Object       A musketball mould of the type made and used pre-1830. An iron, plier-like tool with two handles. At the end of each handle is a mini-pan with semi-spherical moulds inside. When the two handles are brought together the moulds create a complete sphere, except for a small circular opening to ...
    Object     A musketball mould of the type made and used pre-1830. An iron, plier-like tool with two handles. At the end of each handle is a mini-pan with semi-spherical moulds inside. ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
  • Musket ball
    Musket ball
    Object       This type ammunition was used in a musket during the War of 1812. A small round silver ball of lead, this musket ball is 2 1/8 inches in circumference. The surface is shiny and smooth with a visible cast mark is on the surface. The bottom of the musket ball ...
    Object     This type ammunition was used in a musket during the War of 1812. A small round silver ball of lead, this musket ball is 2 1/8 inches in circumference. The ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
  • Copper Pot
    Copper Pot
    Object       Copper kettle used during the early 19th century. The kettle is from George Macnoe's estate and was previously owned by a relative in New York who died around the time of the War of 1812. The copper pot has a removable lid with a handle in the center of the ...
    Object     Copper kettle used during the early 19th century. The kettle is from George Macnoe's estate and was previously owned by a relative in New York who died around the time ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
  • Chamberstick
    Chamberstick
    Object       A candleholder used during the 18th and 19th centuries. Black, metal (tin) candleholder, approximately 4 5/8 inches tall. The bottom is a round shallow dish approximately 5 3/4 inches x 5 3/4 inches. Inn the center of the dish is a narrow candlestick holder approximately 1 3/4 inches in diameter, ...
    Object     A candleholder used during the 18th and 19th centuries. Black, metal (tin) candleholder, approximately 4 5/8 inches tall. The bottom is a round shallow dish approximately 5 3/4 inches x ...
    1812 History
    St. Catharines Museum
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