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Date: 1814 ca.
Description: Fort Shelby, built by the Americans during the War of 1812. In 1814 the fort surrendered to British forces led by Captain Andrew W. Bulger who renamed it...
Date: 1815 ca.
Description: Engraved view of the first state buildings in Columbus, Ohio, including the United States Courthouse, Public Offices and the Old State House. A number of p...
Date: 1812 ca.
Description: Four rusted bayonets and shot that sat in the hold of the ship Niagara for 80 years.
Description: Swiss baptismal certificate, Glarus.
Description: The second page of a two page letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: English translation of the Fur Trade Engagement for Charles St. Antoine dit Vacher.
Description: First newspaper printing of "The Star Spangled Banner". Printed six days after the Battle of Fort McHenry, where Frances Scott Key wrote the poem that woul...
Date: 1810 ca.
Description: View of the city of Lincoln, England. Photocopy after an engraving by B.G. Topham.
Description: The first page of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: Exterior view of the U.S. Capitol building after the fire in August. The Federal building was burned by British forces during the War of 1812. In the foreg...
Description: The address cover page of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: A fur trade engagement for Charles St. Antoine dit Vacher, written in French.
Description: A contract, written by Joseph Grubb regarding work and boarding for Samuel Marshall, which is signed by Grubb.
Description: The second page of a letter written by Daniel Boone to his sister.
Description: Fort Shelby built in 1814 and named for the Governor of Kentucky, was surrendered to British forces later in 1814 and renamed Fort McKay. Pictured here is...
Description: Map of the Upper Territories of the United States.
Description: The back side of the first page of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: Etching depicting the burning of Washington, D.C. by the British during the War of 1812. In the foreground are a number of soldiers moving toward the Capit...
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