Daily Archives: May 15, 2012

War of 1812 veterans rest at Otterbein

May 13, 2012 By Melody Hull Madison County Cemetery Commission ANDERSON, Ind. — The first part of Melody Hull’s account of local military veterans of the War of 1812 was published April 29. It can also be found online at … Continue reading

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Celebrate the War of 1812 Bicentennial

bing.com Travel It’s been 200 years since the so-called “Second War of Independence,” and states are lining up to honor the people and battles that shaped the war, and our nation. By Pauline Frommer No getting around it: There’s a … Continue reading

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Happening today in Romanza Week

historiccity.com Monday, May 14 “ROMANZA WEEK”, Monday-Sunday, May 14-20, 2012, clusters over 50 shows and exhibitions in a single week to highlight the remarkable living culture of the Nation’s Oldest City. This weeklong extravaganza builds to a “Monumental 1812 Constitucion … Continue reading

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Remembering War of 1812

By Erika Glasberg erika.glasberg@sunmedia.ca ST ANDREWS — The Cornwall Township Historical Society encourages the community to learn about the local history during the War of 1812 Arts n’ Artifacts Show. The show will feature a number of historical artifacts and … Continue reading

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Dr. William Beanes, Forgotten Man of the “Forgotten War

The one-time Upper Marlboro resident’s capture and release by British soldiers served as fodder for the National Anthem. May 14, 2012     By Kelsey Miller, CNS Bombs bursting, the dawn’s early light. Most know the legacy of popular Maryland … Continue reading

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