The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Kingston Gazette (Kingston, ON), Aug. 3, 1813


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p.1 a letter captured at Sacket's Harbor giving an account of the capture of York from an American point of view - "...on Sunday the twenty first day of April last our little Navy on Lake Ontario, which consists of one Ship, one Brig, and thirteen beautiful Schooners, left this Harbor,..."

p.S. We took about 1,000 prisoners and a British Schooner, and burnt one forty-four gun ship which was on stocks, and sunk one Schooner.

p.3 Sketch of Life of Sir James Yeo, now commanding on Lake Ontario.

p.4 The American Naval Force on Lake Erie consists of 11 vessels, two of which carry 20 guns each.


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Newspaper
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Date of Original:
Aug. 3, 1813
Local identifier:
KN.127
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Kingston Gazette (Kingston, ON), Aug. 3, 1813