Daily Archives: July 26, 2012

Battle of Cook’s Mills remembered

By Allan Benner, The Tribune Wednesday, July 25, 2012 From left, David Matthews, his brother Leonard and David’s grandson, Justin, stand below a new sign he recently installed beside the cairn on property their family donated in 1922. WELLAND – David Matthews … Continue reading

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War of 1812 exhibits at Karpeles manuscript museum and the downtown library

Artvoice Weekly Edition by Jack Foran From the Central Library’s War of 1812 exhibit. Pabst and Perry Feeling the need or desire to brush up on your War of 1812 lore in this bicentennial year? There are two exhibits up … Continue reading

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Tall ship, concerts, huge gala coming to Detroit for War of 1812 Bicentennial week

Detroit Free Press July 26, 2012  | The US Brig Niagara, a replica tall ship, and four military ships will sail into Detroit in September. Events are planned in the city and in Lake St. Clair communities. For Detroit, the event … Continue reading

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Schedule for bicentennial of the War of 1812

Detroit Free Press july 26, 2012 All events take place on the riverfront unless noted. Most, but not all, will be free. The schedule is subject to change. Sept. 4 4-6 p.m. U.S. Navy or U.S. Marine Corps military band … Continue reading

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