This building was known as the Battle Ground Methodist-Episcopal Church, which was occupied by General Stricker the night preceding the Battle of North Point and was used as a hospital by both armies, during and after the battle which took place on September 12, 1814.
From Galafilm, the causes, events, and results of war between the US and England in either English or French. Contains information about people, events, timelines, image gallery, and maps. Audio and animations options. Shockwave Plug-in and Quick Time download available.
Location of a siege in 1814, which is reenacted every August. Good collection of links relating to the war and to living history groups.
A forum for discussion of all aspects of the War of 1812 between the United Kingdom and the United States.
Part of a larger suite of military sites, this site offers articles, uniform charts and book reviews as well as a wide range of replica goods for reenactors.
Directory of links to aid in 1812 genealogical research.
An outline of some of the issues that led to the War of 1812.
Cheektowaga, NY. War of 1812 Cemetery gravestone inscriptions.
A variety of articles on the war including information on battles, weapons, soldiers, and women's roles. Also includes links to historic sites, reenactor information and many photographs.
Describes the attack on a privateer during the War of 1812 that delayed the arrival of the British Fleet at New Orleans, thus changing the outcome of the battle.