Battle of Queenston Heights Oct [October] 13th 1813 - Details
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   Battle of Queenston Heights Oct [October] 13th 1813 (image/jpeg)
Title Battle of Queenston Heights Oct [October] 13th 1813
Type  Still Image
Extent  13.65 x 8.90 cm
Medium  Black and white postcard
Collection  Postcard Collection
  Francis J. Petrie Collection
Description  A black and white version of the famous painting of this War of 1812 battle ; American troops are shown crossing the Niagara River at the Village of Queenston in at least ten small row boats ; other troops line the American bank of the River ; small houses in the village of Queenston (bottom right) ; British troops are lined up on the Canadian side of the river and can be seen on the hill (called the Heights) in the background right ;
Notes  The original art work attributed to Major James B Dennis (a participant in the battle) is owned by RiverBrink Art Museum ; it was drawn a year later from memory ca 1814;
Subject  War - War of 1812 - Battle of Queenston Heights
  Niagara River - Lower
  Queenston Heights
Place Name  Queenston (inhabited place)
Publisher  F H Leslie for Suess & Co Niagara Falls
Source  Niagara Falls (Ont.) Public Library
Link  http://riverbrink.org/
Is Version Of 
(Thumbnail) Battle of Queenston Heights (image/jpeg)
Title Battle of Queenston Heights
Creator  Dennis, James B (attributed) (1778-1855)
Type  Still Image
Medium  Oil on canvas
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