Daily Archives: October 31, 2012

St. Marys Peace Garden Recognizes Georgia’s Unique 1812 Connection

Government of Canada atlanta.gc.ca 2012-10-29 Binational Peace Garden in St. Marys, Georgia The Consulate General of Canada in Atlanta joined leaders in St. Marys, Georgia to dedicate the community’s 1812 Binational Heritage Peace Garden. From left: Robert Pengelly, Consul of … Continue reading

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Onondaga Arsenal, potentially the last best local remnant of War of 1812, remains greatly overlooked

Published: Tuesday, October 30, 2012AM By Dick Case, Post-Standard Onondaga Historical Association An 1880s photograph of the Onondaga Arsenal off East Seneca Turnpike in Syracuse. Dennis Connors spent the weekend explaining to an audience in Kingston, Ont. why there’s nothing … Continue reading

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1812 hopes pinned on Obama

  By Dave Johnson, The Tribune Tuesday, October 30, 2012 Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum education program co-ordinator Sebastian Habjan, left, and Port Colborne-Wainfleet War of 1812 Bicentennial Committee chair Brian Heaslip hold a proclamation signed by Prime Minister … Continue reading

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