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In 1812, the United States prepared a three-pronged attack on Canada over the following routes:
Perry sent the following muted message to William Henry Harrison to announce his victory, “We have met the enemy and they are ours.” This American victory enabled Harrison to re-occupy Detroit.
Additional fighting took place in Canada in 1814, but under altered circumstances. The war against Napoleon in Europe was drawing to a close and British soldiers were being transferred to North America.
Philip Conine, Canadian Campaign
Philip Conine Jr to Leonard Bronck Ticonderoga May 28th 1776 Dear Cousin, Sir I write this Letter to you to hear from you whether you are Dead or not I sent you Now four Letters after Another and Never Received one yet from You I hope you will ...
African Americans - Canadian
This is the history of a Canadian community established as a haven for blacks escaping slavery in the United States. http://www.ciaccess.com/~jdnewby/museum.htm Black Presence, The A gallery of pictures accompanied by brief description of famous ...
War Departments: The Canadian Department
... Western Department / Highland's Department / Canadian Department The Canadian Department Established: February 17, 1776 following the invasion of Quebec in the Winter of 1775-1776.Abolished: Folded July 2, 1776 into the Northern Department ...