|Title||The York Gazette. Vol. XXII|
|Dimensions||32.5 x 50cm|
The York Gazette, York, Upper Canada was printed by John Cameron on October 24, 1812. The paper has various articles that describe events of the ongoing war including a letter found on an American Officer at the battle of Queenston. Letters of recognition to and from Major General R.H. Sheaffe on the victory of Queenston and his appointment as President Administering the Government of Upper Canada, and Major General of his Majesty's Forces is also included. Most importantly there is a description of Major General Isaac Brock and Lieut. Colonel MacDonell's funeral procession on October 16th, 1812. The article also contains a map outlining the location of certain individuals within the procession such as Pall Bearers and Chief Mourners. There is also a small tribute and two proclamations concerning Brock.
President Administering the Government of Upper Canada
Lieut. Colonel MacDonell
Battle of Queenston Heights