Bush Farm near Chatham, 1838

War Fears

“ Besides the destruction of lives, the burning of houses, the plunder of cattle, and all other species of moveable property, it [war] would throw back the state of business and improvement for many years.”

— Editorial, Kingston Gazette, 25 September 1810,
Kingston, Upper Canada

Bush Farm near Chatham, 1838
Watercolour by Philip Bainbrigge, 1838
Library and Archives Canada, 1983-047-21

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