Cromwell Pearce memoir

A memoir of Colonel Cromwell Pearce, of Chester County, with an account of his ancestry. The volume contains a sketch of the distinguished services rendered by him as a colonel of the 16th Regiment of the United States Infantry in the War of 1812; a detailed description of the military campaign aga...

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Main Author: Pearce, Cromwell b.1771 (Creator)
Collection:Cromwell Pearce Memoir
Collection Number:Am.117
Format: Manuscript
Language:English
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520 |a A memoir of Colonel Cromwell Pearce, of Chester County, with an account of his ancestry. The volume contains a sketch of the distinguished services rendered by him as a colonel of the 16th Regiment of the United States Infantry in the War of 1812; a detailed description of the military campaign against Canada, the attack on Sackets Harbor and Little York, N.Y., the explosion of a powder magazine causing the death of General Zebulon M. Pike, sickness and lack of discipline among the soldiers, Commodore Isaac Chauncey's naval activities on the Great Lakes. 
541 1 |a Gift of Gilbert Cope.; 1884 acquired 
650 7 |a Memorials  |2 Local sources 
650 7 |a United States--History--War of 1812.  |2 Local sources 
852 |a The Historical Society of Pennsylvania  |b Cromwell Pearce Memoir  |c Am.117