Daily Archives: May 10, 2012

Writer returns to War of 1812

Mississauga.com Kathryn Stevenson | May 09, 2012 |A well-known Canadian early military history author will speak about the War of 1812 tomorrow night at the Mississauga Central Library. Ron Dale, who since 2006 has held the position of War of … Continue reading

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Brighton and Norwood students create heritage minute Student drill teams win War of 1812 video challenge

NorthumberlandNews.com   1812 ENSS. BRIGHTON — Lawrence Weese and Amberly Thomson review the troops at Lang Pioneer Village near Keene Ontario. Student drill teams from East Northumberland Secondary School and Norwood District High School were there recently to record a … Continue reading

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War of 1812 Bicentennial Peace Garden Opens in 2012 in Batavia, Greater Niagara, New York

Travel Video News The World On The Web A garden commemorating the War of 1812 and Batavia’s major role in holding back the British after the city of Buffalo burned. Modeled on the International Peace Garden concept, the beautiful flowering … Continue reading

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Speakers to Illuminate Native American Role in War of 1812

By Nathan Silverman   The Mitchell Museum of the American Indian will mark the bicentennial of the War of 1812 with a presentation about the often-overlooked role of Native Americans in the conflict between the U.S. and Great Britain. Frances … Continue reading

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Bicentennial Heritage Fair enjoys a dress rehearsal

Posted May 10, 2012 By Conan De Vries   Conan de Vries, St. Lawrence EMC Director John Barclay (centre) gives instructions to John Hunter (left) and Bill Sloan, councillor and mayor respectively of Edwardsburgh-Cardinal Township, during a re-enactment of a … Continue reading

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War of 1812 will be commemorated

5/9/2012 By Lisa Brainard This year the United States is commemorating the bicentennial of the War of 1812, which saw battles in the eastern part of the U.S., on the Great Lakes, in New Orleans and elsewhere as the U.S. … Continue reading

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War of 1812 Arts n’ Artifact Show

Media Release Cornwall Township Historical Society St. Andrew’s Church Hall, St. Andrews West – This building was used as a hospital during the War of 1812. PHOTO CREDIT – Submitted photo St. Andrews West – May 9, 2012 – War … Continue reading

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