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The story of Laura Secord and Canadian reminiscences

by Currie, Emma Augusta (Harvey) Mrs.

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Published by W. Briggs in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Secord, Laura Ingersoll, 1775-1868.,
  • Niagara, Ont. -- History. [from old catalog],
  • Canada -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Canada -- Biography.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE359.85 .S436
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 9-195 p.
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22894505M
    LC Control Number40005549

    The Story of Laura Secord and Canadian Reminiscences Book Cover - The book focuses on a variety of themes relating to Laura Secord and her courageous trek to Beaverdams during the War of Other topics mentioned in the book include: first settlers, the Secord family, the Ingersoll family, reminiscences of , the town of St. Davids, Fort. Topics: Secord, Laura Ingersoll, , Niagara, OntHistory. [from old catalog], Canada--Historyth century., Canada--Biography.

    When Laura Secord's husband is injured in the War of fighting against the Americans his war service ends. Laura's then began. After overhearing secrets of the American army, Laura races through the countryside in the excessive heat to warn the British-Canadian forces of a surprise attack/5. Laura Secord (Ingersoll; 13 September – 17 October ) was a Canadian heroine of the War of She is known for having walked 20miles out of American-occupied territory in to warn British forces of an impending American attack.

    Story of Laura Secord, by S[arah] A[nne] Curzon. Author S[arah] A[nne] Curzon. Title Story of Laura Secord, Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the Rating: % positive.   Laura's walk to warn British troops of an American invasion may have contributed in saving Upper Canada from becoming a U.S. State, but it came at a .


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The story of Laura Secord: and Canadian reminiscences Published Toronto: W. Briggs, Identifier Subject Secord family. Ingersoll family. Secord, Laura, Secord (Famille) Ingersoll (Famille). Laura Ingersoll Secord, with Documents and Auto- graphs 48 V. Reminiscences of 82 VI.

David's and Vicinity 89 VII. Fort Niagara - - 98 VIII. Isabella Marshall Graham establishes First Board- ing School in New York City, and Founder of First Orphan Asylum in the United States - IX. The Story of Laura Secord, and Canadian Reminiscences (Toronto: W.

Briggs, ), by Emma Augusta Currie. multiple formats at ; page images at HathiTrust; Filed under: Canada -- Civilization. To Know Our Many Selves: From the Study of Canada to Canadian Studies (), by Dirk Hoerder (PDF with commentary at AU Press). The story of her trek has become legendary, and Secord herself mythologized in Canadian history.

Laura Ingersoll was the daughter of Thomas Ingersoll, an American who had sided with the Patriots during the American Revolution (–83). Ingersoll moved his family to the Niagara Peninsula in and ran a tavern at Queenston. The story of Laura Secord and Canadian reminiscences [electronic resource] / by Emma A.

Currie; The story of Laura Secord and Canadian reminiscences. [microform] The story of Laura Secord, [microform] / by S.A. Curzon; The story of Laura Secord, [microform] / by S.A.

Curzon; The Dove chronicles: the dagger of power / Emma Currie. With further research, Currie's paper became a book that was published in The Story of Laura Secord and Canadian Reminiscences to this day remains a respected source of expert information.

If Laura Secord, at the age of eighty-five, had not been so determined to have her name included on a list of veterans Author: Peggy Dymond Leavey. The Story of Laura Secord and Canadian Reminiscences- Emma A.

Currie, Original description The book focuses on a variety of themes relating to Laura Secord and her courageous trek to Beaverdams during the War of The story of Laura Secord: and Canadian reminiscences [database on-line].

Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, Laura Secord lived to see Canadian Confederation and died in She is buried in the Drummond Hill Cemetery in Niagara Falls. Bypeople began to take notice.

The women’s suffrage movement needed real female heroes as role models. Over the years, the Laura Secord story has been retold many times, and honours abound.

The Story of Laura Secord and Canadian Reminiscences: Currie, Emma Augusta: Books - 5/5(1). The story of Laura Secord and Canadian reminiscences Kindle Edition by Emma A. Currie (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 25 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from 5/5(1). The best of the early biographies is E. [Harvey] Currie, The story of Laura Secord, and Canadian reminiscences (Toronto, ; St Catharines, Ont., ).

Wallace, The story of Laura Secord: a study in historical evidence (Toronto, ), raises questions about Mrs Secord’s. The story of Laura Secord and Canadian reminiscences. [Emma A Currie] -- Laura Ingersoll was born in at Great Barrington, Massachusetts, the daughter of Thomas Ingersoll (), a captain in the Revolutionary War, and Elizabeth Dewey Ingersoll ().

Emma spent most of her life in St. Catharines and had a great interest in local history; she used the proceeds from her book, the “Story of Laura Secord and Canadian Reminiscences” to promote the construction of a monument to Laura Secord at Queenston Heights. Story of Laura Secord and Canadian reminiscences.

Catharines [Ont.] (OCoLC) Named Person: Laura Ingersoll Secord; Laura Ingersoll Secord: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Emma A Currie. Elementary school students at Laura Secord School in Winnipeg have spent about a year creating a book titled “Answering the Calls: A Child's View of the 94 Calls to Action,” which helps teach Author: Jill Macyshon.Title: The Laura Secord Canadian Cook Book Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: March 2, Publisher: Whitecap Books Language: English.The Online Books Page.

Browsing subject area: Health services administration -- Canada (Include extended shelves) Developments in the Organization of Canadian Health Services (Calgary: University of Calgary Press, c), by Anne Crichton, Ann Robertson, Christine Gordon, and W. Farrant (PDF files at University of Calgary).