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(Thumbnail) The Battle of Queenston Heights 13 October 1812 (after Cruikshank) (image/jpeg)
Title The Battle of Queenston Heights 13 October 1812 (after Cruikshank)
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D422260  Printed document     
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(Thumbnail) Battle of Queenston Heights Oct [October] 13th 1813 (image/jpeg)
Title Battle of Queenston Heights Oct [October] 13th 1813
Type  Still Image
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;
Link  http://riverbrink.org/
Notes  The date imprinted on the postcard is incorrect. The Battle of Queenston Heights was October 13th, 1812.
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D423283  Black and white postcard     
D423283A  Black and white postcard     
D423283B  Black and white postcard     
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3.
(Thumbnail) Brock's Monument Queenston Heights (image/jpeg)
Title Brock's Monument Queenston Heights
Creator  Rawleigh, Ernest
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Parks Commission Photographic Collection
Date  ca 1920
Notes  Original in fragile condition and can no longer be handled ;
  Reproductions available only at 150 dpi ;
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4.
(Thumbnail) Brown's Point Monument (image/jpeg)
Title Brown's Point Monument
Creator  Heather Rodman
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Notes  Brown's Point monument which reads "Here General Sir Isaac Brock called out on his way to Queenston Heights 13th October 1812 Push on York volunteers".
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5.
(Thumbnail) Brown's Point Monument (image/jpeg)
Title Brown's Point Monument
Creator  Heather Rodman
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Digital Collections
Notes  Brown's Point monument which reads "Here General Sir Isaac Brock called out on his way to Queenston Heights 13th October 1812 Push on York volunteers" with the Lower Niagara River in the background.
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6.
(Thumbnail) General [Sir Isaac] Brock leaving Niagara on the morning of Oct [October] 13th 1812 for Queenston Heights (image/jpeg)
Title General [Sir Isaac] Brock leaving Niagara on the morning of Oct [October] 13th 1812 for Queenston Heights
Type  Still Image
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  Postcard Collection
Description  General Brock seated on his horse Alfred leads the troops out ; mounted troops behind the General ; foot soldiers in background (centre) visible through door of the fort ; Native American Indians seated bottom right, baby in a papoose ; crest of the Dominion reading "On whose Dominions the sun never sets top left corner ;
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D423225  Colour postcard     
D423225A  Colour postcard     
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7.
(Thumbnail) Historical marker on the site of the Redan Battery at Queenston Heights (image/jpeg)
Title Historical marker on the site of the Redan Battery at Queenston Heights
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Parks Commission Photographic Collection
Notes  Original in fragile condition and can no longer be handled ;
  Reproductions available only at 150 dpi ;
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8.
(Thumbnail) Historical X War 1812-1814 Site of Redan Battery Queenston Heights Canada (image/jpeg)
Title Historical X War 1812-1814 Site of Redan Battery Queenston Heights Canada
Type  Still Image
Collection  Francis J. Petrie Collection
  Postcard Collection
Description  Large stone monument resting on two smaller boulders ; brass plaque centre of top stone ;
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D423226  Colour postcard     
D423226A  Colour postcard     
D423226B  Colour postcard     
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9.
(Thumbnail) Newspaper Clipping, re: Anniversary of the Battle of Queenston (image/jpeg)
Title Newspaper Clipping, re: Anniversary of the Battle of Queenston
Date  October 14, 1824.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D420043  Printed document     
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10.
(Thumbnail) A representation of the New York Militia Flag, from the Americans at Queenston Heights, War of 1812 (image/jpeg)
Title A representation of the New York Militia Flag, from the Americans at Queenston Heights, War of 1812
Date  October 13, 1812.
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D420027  Photograph     
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