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First major battle of the War of 1812...



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October 31, 1812

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Oct. 31, 1812 

* Battle of Queenston Heights

Page 2 has: "Disastrous Battle at Queenston" with a follow-up beginning: "Gen. Hull has just informed us that our loss in killed & captured at Queenston is about 1,500..." with more detail.
Then "Battle of Queenston" which was the first major battle of te War of 1812 (Ontario), plus a few other war-related reports. Plus a report of the: "Death of Governor Griswold", of Connecticut.
Four pages, various foxing, slightly irregular at the margins.

Category: War of 1812