Daily Archives: May 12, 2012

Heritage Toronto Announces War of 1812 Bicentennial Discussions

May 11, 2012 12:09 pm | by Alex Corey | 0 Comments This year marks the bicentennial of the War of 1812, a formative episode in Toronto’s history that greatly effected the way our city has developed and our communal … Continue reading

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Hildebrands to commemorate War of 1812 at St. Mark’s UM

May 11, 2012 EASTON Music that tells the story of the War of 1812 will be featured May 20 at the next St. Mark’s Sunday afternoon concert. David and Ginger Hildebrand, who specialize in early American music, will perform at … Continue reading

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Town of Hartland celebrates 200th birthday

May 11, 2012 Two hundred years was celebrated in the Town of Hartland this past weekend. On May 6, a kick-off event was held, in honor of the town’s bicentennial. The celebration will continue throughout the summer months, with many … Continue reading

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Overheard for Saturday, May 12, 2012

The Daily News May 12, 2012 Flag etiquette at Peace Garden Readers have asked about the height of the U.S. flag flying at the Bicentennial War of 1812 Honorary Peace Garden. The Peace Garden in Paolo Busti Park on West … Continue reading

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Author Gillum Ferguson to Speak in Herrin

thesouthern.com May 11, 2012 The Herrin Area Historical Society will host a free program by Illinois author Gillum Ferguson at 2 p.m. Friday, May 18, at Herrin City Library. His book, “Illinois in the War of 1812,” was released by … Continue reading

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Clements Library takes a bicentennial look at War of 1812

AnnArbor.com “A View of Detroit and the Straits, taken from the Huron Church on June 22nd 1804” By Edward Walsh __________ “The War of 1812: A Bicentennial Exhibition” reminds us that there’s a lot to remember about America’s “forgotten war”—one … Continue reading

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