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Signatures & Seals of British and American Negotiators of the Treaty of Ghent


Description
United Stated of America
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Documents
Description:
Image of the Signatures & Seals of British and American Negotiators of the Treaty of Ghent. Details of the treaty were finally completed and on Saturday, December 24th 1814 at three o'clock in the afternoon, the two commissions met at the British Chartreux, the former monastery where Napoleon had spent one of his honeymoons. At six o'clock with the carillon of St. Bavon chiming its Christmas message of peace and good will in the winter air, the eight men affixed their signatures to six copies of the "Treaty of Peace and Amity Between His Britannic Majesty and the United States of America."
Date of Original:
Dec 24, 1814
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 1515
Image Height: 2388
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
SNPL000057v00i
Collection:
Six Nations Legacy Consortium Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Flanders, Belgium
    Latitude: 51.05 Longitude: 3.71667
Donor:
Six Nations Legacy Consortium
Creative Commons licence:
by-nc-nd [more details]
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Signatures & Seals of British and American Negotiators of the Treaty of Ghent


Image of the Signatures & Seals of British and American Negotiators of the Treaty of Ghent. Details of the treaty were finally completed and on Saturday, December 24th 1814 at three o'clock in the afternoon, the two commissions met at the British Chartreux, the former monastery where Napoleon had spent one of his honeymoons. At six o'clock with the carillon of St. Bavon chiming its Christmas message of peace and good will in the winter air, the eight men affixed their signatures to six copies of the "Treaty of Peace and Amity Between His Britannic Majesty and the United States of America."