Daily Archives: December 27, 2011

War of 1812 Bicentennial Peace Garden Trail Map Unveiled Highlighting Several Regions Throughout New York State

Monday, December 26, 2011 Five New York State Regional Tourism Offices in collaboration with the International Peace Garden Foundation unveiled a NEW Trail Map today pinpointing seventeen historical sites across the state and three in Ontario, Canada. The gardens commemorate … Continue reading

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Cape Cod and the War of 1812 Bicentennial

Cape Cod Today The Bourne Courierreminds us that Cape Cod has another historic anniversary coming, the bicentennial of the War of 1812 which will see many dignitaries and tall sailing ships arriving in Massachusetts which played a prominent role in … Continue reading

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NY to honor Brits, Canadians killed in War of 1812

The Wall Street Journal DECEMBER 26, 2011 Associated Press SACKETS HARBOR, N.Y. — New York state plans to erect a monument to the British and Canadian soldiers killed in a battle fought along the eastern shore of Lake Ontario during … Continue reading

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