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Subject:  War of 1812 
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Queenston oozes with historical intrigue 
TextsImages  Petrie, Francis, Queenston oozes with historical intrigue, "Queenston oozes with historical intrigue," Niagara Falls Evening Review (Niagara Falls, Ontario. Canada), 24 Jan 1970  Article about Queenston history, particularly Laura Secord house. A handwritten correction by Jean Huggins under a photo: "Wrong caption. This is the Laura Secord house (possibly 1920s prior to L-shaped verandah by Frank Shepp.)
Laura Secord Homestead, Queenston, Ontario. 
Images    Sepia tone postcard of Laura Ingersoll Secord house in Queenston, with the National Flag of Canada on a pole in front of the house. A photo taken after 1972- a house was restored to its original 1813 condition in 1972. Reverse: "The house restored to the period 1803-35 from which Laura Secord...
Modernized residence of Laura Secord, heroine of War 1812-14, Queenston, Ontario. 
Images  1910,   Sepia tone postcard of two-storey, white clapboard house, surrended by trees and a simple fence. "Historical VII. Modernized residence of Laura Secord, heroine of War 1812-14, Queenston, Ontario. Leaving this house she tramped 20 miles through the woods to warn the British troops of the approach...
Home of Laura Ingersoll Secord, 1947 
Images  19 Apr 1947,   Black and white photograph of two-storey, gable roof house with a verandah and a balcony. There is a plenty of space around with big trees and shrubs and low border hedge in the front of the house, separating it from a street. Reverse: "The home of Laura Ingersoll Secord, now owned by Mrs. Frank...
The Man who Had 4 Burials 
TextsImages  Tolan, Eva Elliott (1892-1967), The Man who Had 4 Burials, "The Man who Had 4 Burials," The Niagara Magazine, Nov 1947  Newspaper article about General Sir Isaac Brock written by a local historian Eva Elliott Tolan and published in The Niagara Magazine vol.1, number 2. (pages 22-25). Size: 14.5cm x 19cm "Eva Elliott Tolan for many years was a writer for the Niagara Falls, N.Y, Gazette, and at present while acting...
Battle for the Heartland: Stoney Creek, June 6, 1813 
Texts  1963,   "by Charles M. Johnston Department of History, McMaster University In collaboration with Richard Diubaldo and John Hammill" Booklet p.17., map, size: 12.3cm x 17.3cm Charles M. Johnston, Department of History, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
Barton, Ancaster Men Under Fire Near Queenston 
TextsImages  "Barton, Ancaster Men Under Fire Near Queenston," Hamilton Spectator  Article about participation of the volunteers from Barton and Ancaster in the campaign of 1812-14. Published on Monday July 15; year of publication unknown, probably 1957.
Laura Secord Home, 1954 
Images  1954,   Black and white photograph of two-storey house with verandah, surrounded by mature trees. It is located on a corner lot of a gravel road, where there is also a stone marker with her name.
Laura Secord Home, 1960s. 
Images    Black and white photograph of two-storey, gable roof house with verandah, surrounded by mature trees and shrubbery on both sides.
Laura Secord Monument, Queenston Heights 
Images    Black and white photograph of Laura Secord Monument, located on the edge of the Niagara Escarpment in Queenston Heights Park. There is a low fence and boxwood hedges around it. It reads: "To Laura Ingersoll Secord, who saved her husband's life in the battle on these Heights October 13th 1812 and...
Plans set to restore home of 1812 War heroine 
TextsImages  15 Mar 1970,   An article about Laura Secord house and its history with black and white photograph of this building. A handwritten correction by Jean Huggins under a photo: "Wrong caption. This is the Laura Secord house (possibly 1920s prior to L-shaped verandah by Frank Shepp.)
Laura Ingersoll Secord house in Queenston 
Images  Summer 1977,   Black and white photograph of a small, one storey, symmetrical, frame house with chimneys on both ends of its roof. The Laura Secord Homestead was reconstructed and furnished by the Laura Secord Candy Company in 1972. It was restored to its original 1813 condition and opened as a...
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Queenston Collection


Queenston Collection includes an extensive historical material from the area collected by Jean Huggins.