Daily Archives: December 8, 2011

Featured Collection December 2011: The War of 1812 Bicentennial

Mechanics’ Institute Library Selected by: Craig Jackson The War of 1812 was a military conflict fought between the United States and the British Empire. This war is frequently overlooked as it falls chronologically between the American Revolution and U.S. Civil … Continue reading

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Toronto’s War of 1812 bicentennial commemoration – preview of program and events

December 7, 2011 Toronto City Councillor Michael Thompson (Ward 37 Scarborough Centre) will be joined by Blake C. Goldring, Chairman and CEO, AGF Management Ltd., to announce details of Toronto’s War of 1812 bicentennial commemoration program and its many related … Continue reading

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