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Battle of Lake Erie.

A discourse, delivered before the Rhode-Island historical society, on the evening of Monday, February 16, 1852.
  • 36 Pages
  • 3.65 MB
  • English
B.T. Albro, printer , Providence
Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1785-1819., Elliott, Jesse D. 1782-1845., Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851., Lake Erie, Battle of,
StatementBy Usher Parsons. Published at the request of the society.
LC ClassificationsE356.E6 P3
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22851042M
LC Control Number02017685

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Sequel to: War on the Great Lakes, /5. Oliver Hazard Perry and the Battle of Lake Erie book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A gripping and absorbing narrative, yet an /5(18). Author Walter Rybka traces the Lake Erie Campaign from the struggle to build the fleet in Erie, Pennsylvania, during the dead of winter and the conflict between rival egos of Perry and his second in command, Jesse Duncan Elliott, through the exceptionally bloody battle that /5(6).

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Van Wyck Mason; Victor Mays [Illustrator]. The Battle of Lake Erie was an extremely important naval campaign because it boosted the morale of the American troops and gave them security from an invasion from the North. In the words of President Theodore Roosevelt, “The victory of Lake Erie was most important, both.

The Battle of Lake Erie: A Collection of Documents, Chiefly by Commodore Perry: Including the Court-martial of Commander Barclay & the Court of Enquiry on Captain Elliott. Charles Oscar Paullin. Rowfant Club, - Erie, Lake, Battle of, - pages.

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. Excerpt: at the time on board the ship; it was the public record of the ship, open to the view of all, and undisputed by any one.

The log-book disappeared soon after Perry left the fleet and the. Oliver Hazard Perry and the Battle of Lake Erie by James Cooke Mills, first published inis a rare manuscript, the original residing in one of the great libraries of the world. This book is a reproduction of that original, which has been scanned and cleaned by state-of-the-art publishing tools for better readability and enhanced appreciation.

During the War of young Perry "was ordered to Port Erie (now Erie) Pennsylvania, with the almost impossible assignment of creating a squadron of fighting ships from the green timber.

How he created such a squadron and how he fought the great Battle of Lake Erie is the subject of this book. The Battle of Lake Erie, War of At dawn on the morning of Septema lookout spotted six British vessels to the northwest of Put-in-Bay beyond Rattlesnake Island.

Immediately Master Commandant Oliver Hazard Perry issued a flurry of orders and. The Battle of Lake Erie forced the British to abandon Detroit, ensuring U.S.

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Battle of Lake Erie, by Powell, in the capitol at Washington Contributor Names Powell, William Henry,artist Jackson, William Henry,photographer Detroit Publishing Co. Get this from a library. The Battle of Lake Erie. [Richard F Snow] -- Oliver Hazard Perry, with half the western world at stake, saved the day.

After the battle of Lake Erie, the officers and crews of the American squadron appointed him prize agent, and more than $, passed through his hands. He left the lake inand performed good service afloat and ashore for many years.

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Charting courses by shipwrecks -- 8. Introducing herself in person -- 9. Collision in the fog -- Messages in bottles -- Black Friday -- Dead reckoning by modern disasters -- Hail, Erie, and farewell 4/5(3). The Battle of Lake Erie When I tell people that I’ve written a book about The Battle of Lake Erie, they very often ask me if I’m from the area, either Detroit or, usually, Erie, Pennsylvania.

I’m not. Title Battle of Lake Erie / painted by W.H. Powell ; engraved by T. Phillibrown. Summary Print shows Admiral Oliver Hazard Perry in a rowboat while being transferred from the. Battle of Lake Erie. During the Battle of Lake Erie against a British squadron under Captain Robert Barclay on 10 September, Elliott commanded the brig USS Niagara.

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Perry commanded the Niagara ' s sister-ship, USS Lawrence. In the center of the American line of battle, the Niagara was astern of the Caledonia which in turn was astern of the. Battle of Lake Erie: Building the Fleet in the Wilderness.

Beginning in missionaries and explorers, principally French, paid visits to the Presque Isle (now Erie, Pa.) region of Lake Erie but no permanent white settlement was made until because of hostile Indians. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: 80 p.: ill., map ; 21 cm.

Series Title: Adventures in Canadian history.The Battle of Lake Erie was fought in the western part of the primary theater of war, on Septemmidway in time between the commencement of the conflict in June,and its close in February, This battle was the turning point of the war in the west.While diligently overseeing the construction of the two brigs, named USS Lawrence and USS Niagara, and providing for Presque Isle's defense, Perry traveled to Lake Ontario in Mayto secure additional seamen from Commodore Isaac there, he participated in the Battle of Fort George (May ) and collected several gunboats for use on Lake Erie.