Daily Archives: June 8, 2012

BICENTENNIAL

sarbanes.house.gov Maryland Commemorates the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 In 2012 we will begin to commemorate the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the successful defense of Fort McHenry, which inspired Francis Scott Key to write the poem … Continue reading

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Public events to mark War of 1812 declaration of war

Contact:  Jolene Priest, 517-335-8155 Agency: Natural Resources   June 4, 2012 From the historic Franklin Cemetery to the scenic setting of Fort Mackinac on Mackinac Island, communities, historic groups and civic organizations are commemorating the 200th anniversary of the outbreak … Continue reading

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Castellani opens War of 1812 Bicentennial exhibition

June 7, 2012 Special to the Gazette Niagara Gazette Niagara Gazette — The Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University will open a new exhibition presented in conjunction with the War of 1812 Bicentennial Celebration from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday. … Continue reading

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Run for Heros Marathon Medal Design

windsorite.ca By KevinMcQuaidJr. ThursdayJune7th, 2012 The World Alzheimer’s Day Run For Heroes Marathon (RFH Marathon), is the official run commemorating the war of 1812 Bicentennial celebration between Canada and the United States and organizers have released the medal design that … Continue reading

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Family Fun and a Taste of History at Sailabration

Baltimore celebrates the bicentennial of the War of 1812 By David Tao |  Thursday, Jun 7, 2012  |  Updated 4:48 PM EDT Lavanya Ramanathan of The Washington Post is in-studio with a preview of this weekend s events in Thursday … Continue reading

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Celebrating War of 1812 at Museum

Posted Jun 7, 2012 By John Curry EMC news – June 1812 marked the beginning of the War of 1812. Now, 200 years later, it’s bicentennial celebration time for this war, one which had an impact on the creation of … Continue reading

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Montpelier remembers war of 1812

By: Drew Jackson | Orange County Review Wars have many names, usually based on perspective and victors. This year marks the bicentennial of perhaps the United States’ first true test of national sovereignty, the War of 1812, America’s second war … Continue reading

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Cathy Mancuso helps bring War of 1812 to The Encampment

insidehalton.com To commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812, the people at the City of Toronto and Luminato decided to go big. To that effect, the City and the festival have commissioned a 200-tent installation on the grounds of … Continue reading

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Tall ships and navy vessels to fill Baltimore waters for 200th anniversary of War of 1812

MARIA ZILBERMAN  The Daily Record of Baltimore First Posted: June 07, 2012 In a June 5, 2012 photo, Rear Adm. Gregoy Nosal speaks at a news conference for the ‘Star-Spangled Sailabration,’ Maryland’s celebration of the bicentennial of the War of 1812, … Continue reading

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June 18 named ‘The War of 1812 Remembrance Day’

Longview News-Journal, Longview, TX June 18 named ‘The War of 1812 Remembrance Day’ Members of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently had a proclamation celebrating the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 signed by Cass County Judge Charles McMichael, … Continue reading

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