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Yet, UCIDATING THE History of THAT PERIOD,

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1812.

Pass.

June. President Madison's message to Congress.......................... o

Report of the Committee of Foreign Relations,... -------- 15

Act declaring war, with the Yeas and Nays,..... ------ 25

Peter B. Porter, Q. M. G. to Major Mullany..... -------- 39

Major Mullany to Major General Hill.......... ---------- 39

July. General Hull's proclamation at Sandwich... ------------ 39

General Wilkinson's general order at New Orleans,............... 32

Colonel Cass to general Hull, Sandwich,---------................ 32

Capture of Michilimackinac [British account.j- ------------ 93 °

August. Lieutenant Hanks' account of ditto..... -------------- *

General Hull to Secretary of War,...... -------------- 35

General Hull–Surrender ef Detroit, &c.- ------------ 39

General Brock's general order,.................... .............. **

General Hull's account of the Surrender of Detroit,............... 44

Colonel Cass' account of ditto,.................... ---------- 55

Captain Porter—Capture of the Alert....... ---------- +4

Captain Hull–Capture of the Guerriere,....... -------------- 49

Septem. Commodore Rodger's Cruise,.................. ------------ 52

Governor Meigs to the Cotizens of Ohio, ------------ 54

General Harrison to ditto, -.............. 55

General Harrison to Governor Shelby..... 56

Captain Taylor—Uefence of Fort Harrisou,. Gl

Lieutenant Hamilton–Defence of Fort Madison, ................ 63

Octob. Commodore Barney-Cruise in Schooner Rossie, ................ 65

- Lieutenant Elliot-Capture of the Detroit and Caledonia........... 66 :

Secretary of the Navy to Lieutenant Elliot.-........... ......... 87 -

General Tupper to General Harrison............... ---------- 69

General Van Rensselaer—Battle of Queenstown, ... ---------- 7+

Colonel Newman's Indian Expedition,.............. 73

Captain Heald—massacre at Chicago,....... S4

Major Young—affair at St. Regis.................... -------- $6

Commodore Decatur—Capture of the Macedonian... ...... 87

Colonel Russell's Indian Expedition,................ . .... 88

Septem. Commodore Rodgers—Capture of the Swallow, &c.... ---. 89

Commodore Chauncey attacks the Royal George,................. Su

Captain Jones-Capture of the Frolic............................ 92

Colonel Me. Feely—attack on Fort Niagara ...------- 93

General Hopkins—expedition on the Wabash, , . -------- 95

Decem. General Smyth—affairs at Bufalo.--........... - ... S7–101

General Peter B. Porter to the Public...........................

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Jan'ry. Commodore Bainbridge–Capture of the Java, -------------------

Minutes of the Action with the Java......... .......

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Major Forsyth—Capture of Ogdensburg,.. ............... 196

President Madison's Messsage to Congress, ... ................... 136

. General Dearborn—expected attack on Sackett's Harbour,...... 137 °

General Harrison—affairs in the North-West, ............. 138

objects to the Plan of the Campaign,......... 139 -

Captain Lawrence—Capture of the Peacock,.................... 141

General Pike's General Order,................................... 144

Commodore Chauncey and General Dearborn—Capture of York 146

General Harrison—Capture of General Clay's Detachment,.... 149

Captain S. H. Moore on the Capture of York,................... 151

General Harrison—Attack on Fort Meigs, Geueral Order and

Siege of Fort Meigs...................................... 149 & 152

General Clay's account of his disaster, ................ 158

General Boyd's Brigade Orders,.............................. 160 & 162

General Dearborn-Capture of Fort George,.................... 161 -

General Brown-Attack on Sackett's Harbour,.................. 163 -

General Dearborn—Capture of Generals Chandler and Winder, 164

Lieutenant Allen–from L'Orient, (France,).................... 164

General Lewis—Capture of Generals Chandler and Winder,.... 165

Lieutenant Budd–Capture of the Chesapeake,................ 167

Midshipmen Berry and Weaver on ditto,........................ 179

Lieutenant Chauncey—Capture of the Lady Murray,........... 169

General Chandler on the Affair at Stony Creek, ............... 169

Captain Cassin–Attack on Craney Island,...........

General Dearborn—Affair at the Beaver l)ams,...

Captain Angus-Flotilla in the Delaware, .......... ..... 174

Conimodore Porter-Affairs in the Pacific,....................... 175

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