Mary Bacon collection  1894
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Title: Robert Barrie papers
Creator: Barrie, Robert, 1774-1841 and Cockburn, George, Sir, 1772-1853
Inclusive dates: 1812-1831
Bulk dates: 1814-1815
Extent: 61 items
Abstract:
Rear Admiral Sir Robert Barrie was commander of H.M.S. Dragon in the War of 1812; commissioner of Kingston, Ontario, Dock Yard; and head of the Royal Navy in Canada, 1819-1834. Among his papers are personal letters to family and orders from Admiral Sir George Cockburn, both describing British naval action on the American coast during the War of 1812.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu