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  • Domestic Button c. 1800
    Domestic Button c. 1800
    Object       This is a civilian button believed to be from the time of the War of 1812. The design on the face includes curved lines from the center that reaches the edge with a leaf or star. On the back there is also an inscription that looks like “STANDARD* 18”.
    Object     This is a civilian button believed to be from the time of the War of 1812. The design on the face includes curved lines from the center that reaches the ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Musket Action Piece
    Musket Action Piece
    Objectcomment       This is a musket action piece that has ornate markings on one side. This item is currently on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    Objectcomment     This is a musket action piece that has ornate markings on one side. This item is currently on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Musket Action Piece
    Musket Action Piece
    Objectcomment       This is a musket action piece that has ornate markings on one side. This item is currently on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    Objectcomment     This is a musket action piece that has ornate markings on one side. This item is currently on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Domestic Button c. 1812
    Domestic Button c. 1812
    Object       This is a civilian button believed to be from the time of the War of 1812. The design on the face is a thin line star with ornate markings around the edges.
    Object     This is a civilian button believed to be from the time of the War of 1812. The design on the face is a thin line star with ornate markings around ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Knife Unearthed at Niagara Battlefield
    Knife Unearthed at Niagara Battlefield
    Object       A knife with white handle that was unearthed at one of Niagara’s Battlefields. This item is on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    Object     A knife with white handle 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
  • Domestic Button c. 1800
    Domestic Button c. 1800
    Object       This is a civilian button believed to be from the time of the War of 1812. The design on the face is a circle with circles periodically around the outside and lined triangles in the center.
    Object     This is a civilian button believed to be from the time of the War of 1812. The design on the face is a circle with circles periodically around the outside ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Knife Unearthed at Niagara’s Battlefields
    Knife Unearthed at Niagara’s Battlefields
    Object       This knife with the handle missing was unearthed at one of Niagara’s Battlefields. This item is on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    Object     This knife with the handle missing was unearthed at one of Niagara’s Battlefields. This item is on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Bayonets- c.1812-1814
    Bayonets- c.1812-1814
    Object       These are a few examples of steel bayonets from the War of 1812-1814. The largest bayonet’s base (most likely British) measures 10cm long, 2.5cm in diameter and the blade is 41.5cm long and 2.5 cm wide at the base tapering to a sword point. It was found at the corner ...
    Object     These are a few examples of steel bayonets from the War of 1812-1814. The largest bayonet’s base (most likely British) measures 10cm long, 2.5cm in diameter and the blade is ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • 88th Regiment of Foot (Connaught Rangers) Button
    88th Regiment of Foot (Connaught Rangers) Button
    Object       The 88th (Connaught Rangers) disembarked at Quebec on the 3rd August 1814, having sailed from France. They were at Plattsburg: stationed on the banks of the Richelieu. They served eleven months, during which not one man deserted. They returned to Spithead 10th June, 1815. With the 3rd Battalion - 27th, ...
    Object     The 88th (Connaught Rangers) disembarked at Quebec on the 3rd August 1814, having sailed from France. They were at Plattsburg: stationed on the banks of the Richelieu. They served eleven ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Light Infantry Button
    Light Infantry Button
    Object       A light infantry button that measures 1.5cm in diameter and has laurel leaves around the outside edge. It was found in the Niagara-on-the-lake/Queenston area.
    Object     A light infantry button that measures 1.5cm in diameter and has laurel leaves around the outside edge. It was found in the Niagara-on-the-lake/Queenston area.
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Light Cavalry Pattern Sword
    Light Cavalry Pattern Sword
    Object       This is a light cavalry pattern sword that is made almost entirely from iron. Only the handle and a portion of the blade is still present. It measures 33 cm long, 2.8 cm wide and 14.5 cm deep. The sword was issued in 1796 and was used during the War ...
    Object     This is a light cavalry pattern sword that is made almost entirely from iron. Only the handle and a portion of the blade is still present. It measures 33 cm ...
    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
  • 89th Regiment of Foot Uniform Remnant and Buttons
    89th Regiment of Foot Uniform Remnant and Buttons
    Object       This is a cloth fragment of a uniform worn by a soldier of the 89th Regiment at the Battle of Lundy’s Lane. It was discovered in a trench on Lundy’s Lane on Sept. 3, 1891. There are also three regimental buttons on the top right and five buttons attached to ...
    Object     This is a cloth fragment of a uniform worn by a soldier of the 89th Regiment at the Battle of Lundy’s Lane. It was discovered in a trench on Lundy’s ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Horse Shoe Unearthed at Niagara Battlefield
    Horse Shoe Unearthed at Niagara Battlefield
    Object       A horse shoe unearthed at one of Niagara’s Battlefields. This item is on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    Object     A horse shoe unearthed at one of Niagara’s Battlefields. This item is on display at the Battleground Hotel Museum.
    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
  • 93rd (Sutherland Highlanders) Regiment of Foot Button
    93rd (Sutherland Highlanders) Regiment of Foot Button
    Object       Has a raised crown on the top and a raised 93 below. This button, believed to be from the 1812 era, is slightly corroded around the outside edge. The diameter is 1.4 cm.
    Object     Has a raised crown on the top and a raised 93 below. This button, believed to be from the 1812 era, is slightly corroded around the outside edge. The diameter ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • 43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot Button
    43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot Button
    Object       A British infantry regiment that was raised in 1751 and amalgamated with the 52nd (Oxfordshire) Regiment of Foot, to form the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry in 1881. It is believed that this regiment participated in the Battle of New Orleans (December 1814- January 1815) during the War of 1812.
    Object     A British infantry regiment that was raised in 1751 and amalgamated with the 52nd (Oxfordshire) Regiment of Foot, to form the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry in 1881. It is ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Royal Regiment of Artillery Buttons
    Royal Regiment of Artillery Buttons
    Objectcomment       Button has three raised cannon balls in a horizontal row across the top and three raised cannons in a vertical row that are set in a shield. It is believed that this button is from the War of 1812. Diameters are 1.7 cm and 1.4 cm. There were four companies ...
    Objectcomment     Button has three raised cannon balls in a horizontal row across the top and three raised cannons in a vertical row that are set in a shield. It is believed ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • Commissariat Staff Corp Button
    Commissariat Staff Corp Button
    Object       Commissariat Staff Corp Button
    Object     Commissariat Staff Corp Button
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
  • 41st Regiment of Foot Buttons- c. 1812
    41st Regiment of Foot Buttons- c. 1812
    Object       These are buttons from the 41st Regiment of Foot that served in the Canada during the War of 1812. The design is a “41” raised in the center of an eight point star.
    Object     These are buttons from the 41st Regiment of Foot that served in the Canada during the War of 1812. The design is a “41” raised in the center of an ...
    1812 History
    Niagara Falls History Museum
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