Accessibility: Skip to content


Results

We found 198 matching items.
Contributors Niagara Falls History Museum  
list thumb list 2 columns gallery
  • Portrait of Jacob Brown- 1862
    Portrait of Jacob Brown- 1862
    Image       This is a print of a portrait of Jacob Brown. At the bottom it states “From the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers Johnson Fry & Co., Publishers. New York. Entered according to an Act of Congress AD 1862 by Johnson Fry & Co. in the ...
    Image     This is a print of a portrait of Jacob Brown. At the bottom it states “From the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers Johnson Fry & ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Promissory Note Between William Forsyth and James Cummings- 1817
    Promissory Note Between William Forsyth and James Cummings- 1817
    Text       This is a promissory note by William Forsyth to James Cummings Esq. in Chippawa dated Falls April 7, 1817.
    Text     This is a promissory note by William Forsyth to James Cummings Esq. in Chippawa dated Falls April 7, 1817.
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Land Indenture Between Edward Hunt and Robert Hamilton- March 1803
    Land Indenture Between Edward Hunt and Robert Hamilton- March 1803
    Text       This is a land indenture between Edward Hunt, County of Lincoln and Robert Hamilton of Queenston, Merchant. It is dated March 29, 1803 and discusses the west half of Lot #4, fifth concession, the Township of Humberstone. This is a land indenture between Edward Hunt, County of Lincoln and Robert ...
    Text     This is a land indenture between Edward Hunt, County of Lincoln and Robert Hamilton of Queenston, Merchant. It is dated March 29, 1803 and discusses the west half of Lot ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments, and other Rites and Ceremonies, of the Church- 1810
    The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments, and other Rites and Ceremonies, of the Church- 1810
    Text       A burgundy hard fiber cover with Common Prayer written in gold lettering on the spine. The inside cover has a blue/grey swirl design. The last page of the book is missing and the first 4 pages have torn bottom right corners.
    Text     A burgundy hard fiber cover with Common Prayer written in gold lettering on the spine. The inside cover has a blue/grey swirl design. The last page of the book is ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Sermons, preached in the Tron Church, Glasgow- 1819
    Sermons, preached in the Tron Church, Glasgow- 1819
    Text       Sermon book with black/tan marbleized hard covers with black across the corners and spine.
    Text     Sermon book with black/tan marbleized hard covers with black across the corners and spine.
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Foundation Stone of the Brock Monument- October 13, 1853
    Foundation Stone of the Brock Monument- October 13, 1853
    Text       An announcement on the form of procession to be observed at the laying of the foundation stone of the Brock monument at Queenston Heights. This is for the second monument where they buried Major-General Isaac Brock and his aid-de-camp Lieut. Col. MacDonnell. The announcement is printed on off white paper ...
    Text     An announcement on the form of procession to be observed at the laying of the foundation stone of the Brock monument at Queenston Heights. This is for the second monument ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Land Grant to William Lundy- 1805
    Land Grant to William Lundy- 1805
    Textcomment       The lands grant to William Lundy, a Quaker of the Township of Stamford, County of Lincoln in the District of Niagara for 150 acres; Lot 140 and the west half of Lot 141. This property abutted with Joanna Silverthorn, who is possibly an in-law to William Lundy. During the War ...
    Textcomment     The lands grant to William Lundy, a Quaker of the Township of Stamford, County of Lincoln in the District of Niagara for 150 acres; Lot 140 and the west half ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • (The History of) Brock's Monument- The Canadian Journal
    (The History of) Brock's Monument- The Canadian Journal
    Text       This is an excerpt from the Canadian Journal, September 1852, discussing how the Committee for the Erection of the Brock Monument tendered an architect competition for the design and erection of the Brock Monument. There is an etching of the monument (the one selected) at the top and the statistics ...
    Text     This is an excerpt from the Canadian Journal, September 1852, discussing how the Committee for the Erection of the Brock Monument tendered an architect competition for the design and erection ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • The Niagara Gleaner Newspaper- September 28, 1833
    The Niagara Gleaner Newspaper- September 28, 1833
    Text       This copy of the Niagara Gleaner’s contains a notice regarding the application for a charter to construct a railway from the Welland Canal to the ferry on the Niagara River at Clifton below the Falls of Niagara (Queenston). Overall Measurement: (framed) 69 cm long X 86 cm wide
    Text     This copy of the Niagara Gleaner’s contains a notice regarding the application for a charter to construct a railway from the Welland Canal to the ferry on the Niagara River ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • The Colonial Advocate Newspaper- October 14, 1824
    The Colonial Advocate Newspaper- October 14, 1824
    Text       An original copy of the October 14, 1824 copy of the Advocate. Articles of interest include the “Anniversary of the Battle of Queenston Heights”, “The Re-internment”, and “Brittain Cherishes the Memory of her Departed Heroes”. Size: (Framed) 60.2 X 42.5 CM
    Text     An original copy of the October 14, 1824 copy of the Advocate. Articles of interest include the “Anniversary of the Battle of Queenston Heights”, “The Re-internment”, and “Brittain Cherishes the ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Niles Weekly Register No.24 of Vol. VI, Whole No. 154- August 13, 1814
    Niles Weekly Register No.24 of Vol. VI, Whole No. 154- August 13, 1814
    Text       A weekly military newspaper. The front page discusses Brigade Orders at Chippawa July 10, 1814. Page 402: discusses a British Official account of the Battle of Chippawa, including those killed, wounded and missing as well as the names of officers killed and wounded. Page 403: from the Ontario Messenger which ...
    Text     A weekly military newspaper. The front page discusses Brigade Orders at Chippawa July 10, 1814. Page 402: discusses a British Official account of the Battle of Chippawa, including those killed, ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • The Connecticut Mirror Newspaper- August 15, 1814
    The Connecticut Mirror Newspaper- August 15, 1814
    Text       The Connecticut Mirror consisted of 4 pages and was sold for two dollars per annum. It contains an account of the Battle of Chippawa as well as the Battle of Bridgewater (Lundy's Lane. Size: 32 X 52.5 cm
    Text     The Connecticut Mirror consisted of 4 pages and was sold for two dollars per annum. It contains an account of the Battle of Chippawa as well as the Battle of ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • The American Mercury Newspaper- November 11, 1812
    The American Mercury Newspaper- November 11, 1812
    Text       On the front page there are 2 ½ columns regarding copies of letters from Major General Van Rensselaer of the New York Militia to Major General Henry Dearborn. Dearborn. There is also information regarding the Battle of Queenston Heights. Size: 53 X 31.5 cm
    Text     On the front page there are 2 ½ columns regarding copies of letters from Major General Van Rensselaer of the New York Militia to Major General Henry Dearborn. Dearborn. There ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • The Connecticut Mirror Newspaper- November 2,1812
    The Connecticut Mirror Newspaper- November 2,1812
    Textcomment       This 4 page newspaper was sold at $1.75 per annum. Page 2 contains an eyewitness account of the Battle of Queenston Heights by Captain Ogilvie of the 13th Regiment. Size: 32.5 X 50 cm
    Textcomment     This 4 page newspaper was sold at $1.75 per annum. Page 2 contains an eyewitness account of the Battle of Queenston Heights by Captain Ogilvie of the 13th Regiment. Size: ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • York Gazette Newspaper- October 17, 1812
    York Gazette Newspaper- October 17, 1812
    Text       This original copy of the newspaper includes an article with a short description of the victory attained at Queenston. (an account of the Battle of Queenston Heights). Size (Framed): 41.2 X 55.2 CM
    Text     This original copy of the newspaper includes an article with a short description of the victory attained at Queenston. (an account of the Battle of Queenston Heights). Size (Framed): 41.2 ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Navy Hall at Niagara- from the River 1792- Mary Shaw
    Navy Hall at Niagara- from the River 1792- Mary Shaw
    Image       This image is part of a series of drawings done by Mary Shaw, the sixth daughter and 11th child of Hon. Aeneas Shaw. Aeneas Shaw was the first settler of York and participated in the War of 1812. It is a pen and ink grey wash sketch and measures (framed) ...
    Image     This image is part of a series of drawings done by Mary Shaw, the sixth daughter and 11th child of Hon. Aeneas Shaw. Aeneas Shaw was the first settler of ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Major General Aeneas Shaw House 1776-1796 - Mary Shaw
    Major General Aeneas Shaw House 1776-1796 - Mary Shaw
    Image       This image is part of a series of drawings done by Mary Shaw, the sixth daughter and 11th child of Hon. Aeneas Shaw. Aeneas Shaw was the first settler of York and participated in the War of 1812. It is a pen and ink grey wash sketch and measures (framed) ...
    Image     This image is part of a series of drawings done by Mary Shaw, the sixth daughter and 11th child of Hon. Aeneas Shaw. Aeneas Shaw was the first settler of ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Brock Monument
    Brock Monument
    Image       A coloured print of Brock’s Monument. At the bottom is written: “TO SIR ISAAC BROCK, K.B. ON QUEENSTON HEIGHTS, UPPER CANADA, INAUGURATED 13TH OCTOBER LAST-“ Size: (framed) 46 cm l., 34 cm w
    Image     A coloured print of Brock’s Monument. At the bottom is written: “TO SIR ISAAC BROCK, K.B. ON QUEENSTON HEIGHTS, UPPER CANADA, INAUGURATED 13TH OCTOBER LAST-“ Size: (framed) 46 cm l., ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Caster- c.1814
    Caster- c.1814
    Object       This is believed to be a caster that was unearthed at one of Niagara’s Battlefields. This item is on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    Object     This is believed to be a caster that was unearthed at one of Niagara’s Battlefields. This item is on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Snuff Box
    Snuff Box
    Object       This is a snuff box believed to be from the Battle of Lundy’s Lane which can be found at the Battleground Hotel Museum. Snuff boxes were used to hold powdered tobacco which was often sniffed through the nose by both men and women.
    Object     This is a snuff box believed to be from the Battle of Lundy’s Lane which can be found at the Battleground Hotel Museum. Snuff boxes were used to hold powdered ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
Web Tools
See Alternate Formats:
Dublin Core | RSS | Atom | Mods | RDF
Share
Search within these results
Contributors
Media Types
Location
See more ...
See fewer ...
Sort A-Z...
Sort by hits...
Groups
Item Types
See more ...
See fewer ...
Sort A-Z...
Sort by hits...
Years
18101810181118121813181418151816181718181819
18201820182118221823182418251826182718281829
18301830183118321833183418351836183718381839
18401840184118421843184418451846184718481849
18501850185118521853185418551856185718581859
18601860186118621863186418651866186718681869
18701870187118721873187418751876187718781879
18801880188118821883188418851886188718881889
18901890189118921893189418951896189718981899
19001900190119021903190419051906190719081909
19101910191119121913191419151916191719181919
Features