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.
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Though far removed from the camouflage of today, the uniforms worn by War of 1812 soldiers served a variety of purposes.
A celebrated War of 1812 historian takes a look at one of America’s most. . . colorful. . . early generals.
Three centuries ago, French traders established this small, but important site in what is now Lewiston.