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Collection Reference Number GLC00437
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1812 
Title Treaty for the Release of Prisoners of War upon their parole, and for their eventual exchange, concluded at Whitehall. U.S.
Date 12 November 1812
Author Dearborn, Henry (1751-1829)  
Document Type Government document; Legal document
Content Description Co-signed by Robert McDouall for the British. General Dearborn, commander of the Northern Department of U.S. forces, and Captain Robert McDouall, aid de camp to the Governor in chief of Canada arranged this treaty for prisoner exchanges during the War of 1812, authorized by Lieutenant General George Prevost. Prescribes the process of exchange. Apparently Dearborn's copy.
Subjects War of 1812  Treaty  Prisoner of War  Military History  Global History and Civics  Canada  Government and Civics  
People Dearborn, Henry (1751-1829)  McDouall, Robert (fl. 1812)  
Place written Whitehall, New York
Theme Government & Politics; Foreign Affairs; War of 1812; Law
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Appears to have been taken from a book. Apparently Dearborn's copy.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859