Daily Archives: May 22, 2012

The Weight of Vengeance: The 1812 War over National Self-Image

The Cutting Edge Book Review Back The Weight of Vengeance: The 1812 War over National Self-Image Jim Cullen May 21st 2012 HNN The Weight of Vengeance: The United States, the British Empire and the War of 1812. Troy Bickham. Oxford. … Continue reading

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War of 1812 ticket packages available for Baltimore landmarks

Baltimore Business Journal by James Bach, Staff Date: Monday, May 21, 2012, 2:46pm EDT – Last Modified: Tuesday, May 22, 2012, 10:48am EDT   Visit Baltimore    is partnering with local attractions to offer five ticket packages tied to upcoming … Continue reading

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War of 1812 online game educates, celebrates bicentennial

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War Of 1812 Bicentennial Commemoration To Bring History To Life

May 21, 2012 – by Melanie Beauchamp The Natchez Trace Parkway will take visitors back in time with the sights and sounds of a “muster” from 200 years ago during a free commemoration of the War of 1812. Over 150 … Continue reading

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Summer Ranger Walkabout Schedule 2012

Editor Rob Borkowski robert@patch.com Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor lists tour dates. May 20, 2012  Email  Print   Comment     Upload Photos and Videos   The John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor are once again … Continue reading

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Author details lives of James and Dolly Madison and War of 1812 at Litchfield Historical Society lecture

Serving Litchfield County, CT May 20, 2012 By JASON SIEDZIK Register Citizen Staff   LITCHFIELD — One of the reasons Hugh Howard gave for penning his latest book, which looks at the War of 1812 through the eyes of the … Continue reading

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Revisiting the War of 1812 On Its 200th Birthday

Tuesday, May 22, 2012 May 20, 2012, 10:00 am By ELAINE GLUSAC Sean Gardner/Reuters The Civil War isn’t the only United States military conflict hitting a milestone this decade. The War of 1812, whose end inspired our national anthem, marks … Continue reading

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War of 1812 (remember?) bicentennial events listed

The Barbershop: Dennis Byrne, Proprietor By Dennis Byrne, May 19, 2012 at 1:26 pm Yes, the war was fought here, in Chicago Just a fortnight until the bicentennial of the beginning of the War of 1812, and it hardly gets … Continue reading

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Baltimore, not Annapolis, is where the War of 1812 should be commemorated

The Baltimore Sun May 18, 2012 Regarding your story about the ceremonial visit of two French schooners to Annapolis to commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812, how was Annapolis chosen as the site given that the most renowned … Continue reading

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Events commemorate War of 1812 bicentennial

The StarPhoenix The 200th anniversary of the War of 1812 will be commemorated with three days of events in Saskatoon. The Whitecap Dakota First Nation and City of Saskatoon are hosting a weekend of events to tell the story of … Continue reading

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