War of 1812 Bicentennial

Related Links

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Here is a list of several links relating to the War of 1812. If you have suggestions for links that could be added, please let me know.

History and General Information

The War of 1812 Website
Probably one of the best websites relating to the War of 1812, this site has a large collection of articles, book reviews, links, and images.
1812 History
A large amount of source documents and resources for teachers.
Government of Canada War of 1812 site
Celebrates Canada's heritage and provides information on the Government of Canada's War of 1812 initiatives.
American Military History, chapter 6: The War of 1812
A textbook chapter on the War of 1812 from the U.S. Army Center of Military History.
Building and Rebuilding the White House

Historic Collections

Archives of Ontario: The War of 1812
War of 1812 Casualty Database

Historic Sites/Regions and Tourist Attractions

Niagara-on-the-Lake War of 1812 Bicentennial
The official War of 1812 bicentennial website for the town of Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Friends of the Lundy's Lane Battlefield
A project to restore the position taken by the U.S. 21st Infantry at the Lundy's Lane Battlefield.
The Official War of 1812 Bicentennial Website
Provides useful event and visitor information for a large number of sites.
Discover 1812
U.S. Navy War of 1812 Bicentennial
Laura Secord Homestead
Battlefield House, Stoney Creek, Ontario
Lynx: America's Privateer
The Lynx is a replica of an American War of 1812 privateer, operated by the nonprofit Lynx Educational Foundation. Currently undertaking a five-year tour along the East Coast and the Great Lakes to celebrate the bicentennial of the War of 1812. There is also a book about the ship.

Educational Material

See War of 1812 Educational Resources.

Bibliographies and Research Aids

From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History—The War of 1812
Lists a large number of books and other resources about the war, divided into categories.