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Subject:  War of 1812- Niagara Frontier Campaign 
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Marking the spot where Brock fell. 
Images    Black and white photo of Brock's cenotaph in Queenston, dedicated by Albert Prince of Wales (later Edward VII) in 1860. Writing on cenotaph: "This stone was placed by His Royal Highness Albert Edward Prince of Wales on 18 September 1860" Reverse: "Marking the spot where Brock fell"
The Battle of Queenston Heights 
TextsImages  11 Nov 1976,   Additional information on a title page: "Readings in Niagara Frontier History November 11, 1976 Dr. I. F. Mogavero" Booklet: p.18, map; size:22cm x 28cm John W. Percy has been a historian for the Town of Tonawanda and the Village of Kenmore since 1969.
Historians exaggerate Niagara frontier's importance in claiming Laura Secord saved Canada from U.S., author says
 
TextsImages  Fedor, John, Historians exaggerate Niagara frontier's importance in claiming Laura Secord saved Canada from U.S., author says , "Historians exaggerate Niagara frontier's importance in claiming Laura Secord saved Canada from U.S., author says ," Niagara Falls Review, 27 Jan 1972  Laura Secord. A national joke or a national heroine? The author of a new book on the famous Queenston lady -- after whom a candy empire was named -- set out to examine the Laura Secord story, a story that has remained undisturbed for years. What she found after separating fact from fiction was ...
Laura Secord's Story 
TextsImagesNewspapers  ONIGARA [Dorothy Walsh], "Laura Secord's Story," The Globe  Newspaper article about Laura Secord by ONIGARA (Dorothy Walsh) with her drawing of her Laura Secord's Queenston home [copied from Mrs. Currie's book on Laura Secord]. Newspaper clipping on a page of scrapbook measuring 26 x 10 cm. Undated. With handwritten "Dorothy Walsh" on a margin. From...
Unique summer house at Queenston 
TextsImagesNewspapers  "Unique summer house at Queenston," The Globe, 1909  Newspaper article, in series "Men, Women and Events", about an unique summer house standing on the lawn of a Niagara River fruit farm in Queenston and made of historic wheels. With a photograph of this construction with members of Armstrong family standing at the side of it. Stained newspaper...
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Queenston Collection


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