In the War of 1812 the British successfully attacked Fort Niagara in the middle of winter. They retained the American garrison flag as a war trophy.
In 1913, U.S. Brig Niagara-- the flagship of Oliver Hazard Perry in the 1813 Battle of Lake Erie--was reconstructed with the original keel and a few timbers and towed to larger cities from Chicago to Buffalo.
The house at 172 E. Eagle St., address of Flag Day founder Sara Hinson.
A study of Old Fort Niagara's significance on the 250th anniversary of the French and Indian War in Western New York.
From a privileged Delaware Avenue upbringing to the bloody Civil War battlefield, here is the brief, noble life of Henry Fish.
The reverie of a family outing long ago that brought the author to the roots of the tree marking a significant Revolutionary War event.
To meet wartime demands for pilot training, the SS Greater Buffalo was one of two Great Lakes cruise ships converted to aircraft carriers on the Inland Seas.
The World War II monument just unveiled in Washington elicits memories of a family at war, the loyalty and courage each demonstrated in his own way.