Daily Archives: July 2, 2012

Guide To Boston Tall Ships Visit, War Of 1812 Bicentennial

  (Photo Credit: OpsailBoston.org)   What: Tall Ships Commemorate 200th Anniversary of War of 1812 When: June 30 – July 5, 2012 Where: Boston Harbor Ships Docked At: Charlestown Navy Yard Fish Pier Pier 4 North Jetty Black Falcon Terminal … Continue reading

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Washington museum shows War of 1812 not just “Star-Spangled Banner”

By Ian Simpson (Reuters) – The War of 1812 may be the United States’ forgotten conflict, but an unprecedented art museum exhibit shows that there was a lot more to it than the “The Star-Spangled Banner.” The wide-ranging show, “1812: … Continue reading

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OpSail2012 bringing tall ships to Connecticut

Massachusetts Sunday, July 01, 2012 By Cori Urban   Brazil’s Cisne Branco will visit New London,Conn., during OpSail2012CT on July 6-9, 2012. ________ New London Harbor, Conn. – the last port of call for the U.S. Navy’s OpSail2012 – will … Continue reading

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Return home was bittersweet for county vets

newarkadvocate.com Jul. 1, 2012 Written by Kevin Bennett Advocate Contributor As the survivors of the Detroit fiasco made their way home, their return must have been bittersweet. Apart from the joy of having family members return relatively unscathed, the addition … Continue reading

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Smooth sailing

bostonherald.com By Colneth Smiley Jr. Monday, July 2, 2012 It’s an exciting time on the Tall Ships for tourists and history buffs alike as crew members of the USS Constitution are dressed for the early 19th century with pikes in … Continue reading

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