Daily Archives: June 14, 2012

May 2013 Event To Commemorate City’s Turning Point

Editor Sean Welsh Havre de Grace will commemorate the bicentennial of British attacks of May 1813. NEWS Sean Welsh Yesterday Havre de Grace is getting ready for a big event less than 11 months away. Behind the scenes, city staff, … Continue reading

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Ogdensburg Daughters of the American Revolution urges schools, churches to ring bells on War of 1812 bicentennial June 18

Wednesday, June 13, 2012 – 5:03 pm OGDENSBURG – The Swe-kat-si Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, is working to spread the word about the upcoming celebration of the Bicentennial of the War of 1812. On … Continue reading

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The untold story of The Star-Spangled Banner

foxnews.com This year is the bicentennial of the War of 1812.  Around the country there are celebrations to mark this historic event that’s called the true end of British rule, including Baltimore’s upcoming Star-Spangled Sailabration, an international parade of more than … Continue reading

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Battered Baltimore buoy gets some Sailabration love

The Baltimore Sun   Francis Scott Key buoy (Candus Thomson/Baltimore Sun / June 13, 2012) Related VIDEO: Buoy marks the spot Baltimore Sun coverage: War of 1812 Bicentennial Your photos: #Sailabration Pictures: Sailabration ships cruise in from Norfolk Little boats … Continue reading

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Media Advisory: Governor General to Attend Celebrations Commemorating the Bicentennial of the Declaration of War of 1812

OTTAWA, ONTARIO, Jun 13, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, will attend events commemorating the bicentennial of the declaration of the War of 1812, in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, on … Continue reading

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Maritime job opportunities in the federal government

The Washington Post By Derrick T. Dortch, Published: June 13 This weekend, I will be in Baltimore for the Star-Spangled Sailabration. Its the national launch of the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the writing of “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Running … Continue reading

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Publishers Mark War of 1812 Bicentennial with Record Number of Books, says Bowker

2012 production heightens American consciousness of the “forgotten war.” War of 1812 book publishing by year. Bowker Books In Print One hundred thirteen books about the War of 1812 — in print and e-book versions — have been brought to … Continue reading

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The War of 1812: Actors, artifacts and battle re-enactments

The Darkroom: Exploring visual journalism from the Baltimore Sun http://darkroom.baltimoresun.com/2012/06/the-war-of-1812-actors-artifacts-and-battle-reenactments/#12

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10 ways to commemorate the War of 1812

The Baltimore Sun Statewide events recall Maryland’s pivotal role in the War of 1812   Fort McHenry Guards marched in the colors at the beginning of the ceremony to announce the Star-Spangled Sailabration. (Kenneth K. Lam, Baltimore Sun / June … Continue reading

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Celebrate the bicentennial of The War of 1812 in Baltimore

foxnews.com Published June 13, 2012 FoxNews.com Visit Baltimore Visit Baltimore Visit Baltimore A View of the Bombardment of Fort McHenry, near Baltimore by the British Fleet. (Visit Baltimore) Handwritten notes of the Star Bangle Banner, written by Francis Scott Key. … Continue reading

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