Daily Archives: July 14, 2012

Site of 1812 war subterfuge

By Natalie Taylor, For The Star July 14, 2012 The scene of important events in the War of 1812, the Baby House, now Windsor’s Community Museum, 254 Pitt St. W., will celebrate the 200th anniversary of The War of 1812 … Continue reading

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The War of 1812 and Hirsch: Two plays about culture wars

J. KELLY NESTRUCK The Globe and Mail Friday, Jul. 13 2012 The War of 1812 Written and directed by Michael Hollingsworth Starring Greg Campbell, Richard Alan Campbell, Richard Clarkin, Mac Fyfe, Jacob James, Linda Prystawska, Anand Rajaram and Michaela Washburn … Continue reading

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Navy ships to visit Milwaukee to commemorate War of 1812

By Jackie Loohauis-Bennett of the Journal Sentinel July 13, 2012 Ships of the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard and Royal Canadian Navy will call Milwaukee their temporary home in August as part of the Navy’s Commemoration of the Bicentennial of … Continue reading

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AFN Recognizes War of 1812 Bicentennial, Honours First Nation Contributions

firstperspective.ca Friday, 13 July 2012 (Ottawa, ON) – In recognition of its 200th anniversary, and the over 10,000 First Nation lives lost during the War of 1812, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo today expressed gratitude … Continue reading

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Baltimore’s War of 1812 anniversary overseen by imaging security system

Government Security News Fri, 2012-07-13 01:15 PM Baltimore Sailabration Baltimore’s “Star-Spangled Sailabration,” which drew hundreds of thousands to the inner harbor of the city June 13-19 to celebrate the bicentennial of the War of 1812, employed long-range video surveillance technology … Continue reading

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Michigan’s role in War of 1812 explained in film

The Detroit News Associated Press July 13, 2012 Dearborn— A documentary about Michigan’s key role in the War of 1812 is set to premiere next month at The Henry Ford history attraction. “Michigan at War: The Struggle for the Old … Continue reading

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Oft-overlooked War of 1812 shaped Wisconsin’s destiny

Kyle Grillot Tom P. Curtis II, president of the Society of the War of 1812 in Wisconsin, is a descendant of a general from the war. 200 years later, various commemorations are planned By Meg Jones of the Journal Sentinel … Continue reading

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