Daily Archives: July 22, 2012

Niagara Falls History Museum Grand Re-Opening

1812 News Ian Mather July 21, 2012 Hundreds of people and a Ribbon cutting helped to celebrate the Grand Re-Opening of The Niagara Falls History Museum ___________ The newly renovated Niagara Falls History Museum had its Grand Re-opening Saturday. The … Continue reading

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Writers reflect on War of 1812

Saturday, July 21, 2012 11:11:52 EDT AM Gore Bay — Two hundred years ago, the residents of North America were caught up in a scattered and often confusing conflict that carried on for three years. On June 18, 1812, the … Continue reading

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Hamilton Cemetery vault tells a tale of intrigue, heroism and War of 1812 history

Sunday, July 22, 2012 “Imagine,” gushes Robin McKee, “a cemetery as a destination.” The Hamilton historian says this after guiding about 150 people through Hamilton Cemetery, which is no ordinary final resting spot. The undulating terrain of the cemetery on … Continue reading

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Go&Do: Gallery talk by Lynn Crocker, bookconservator

Gallery talk by Lynn Crocker, book conservator July 22, 2012 As part of its bicentennial commemoration of the War of 1812, the Portsmouth Historical Society is sponsoring a gallery talk on Saturday, July 28 at 11 a.m. at the John … Continue reading

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