Monthly Archives: November 2013

Old Fort Niagara, Youngstown will mark bicentennial of British attack

  by jmaloni Submitted Fri, Nov 29th 2013               On the cold, snowy morning of Dec. 19, 1813, Fort Niagara and the tiny settlement of Youngstown received a visit from some unwelcome guests: 562 … Continue reading

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1812 BICENTENNIAL: Flames across Niagara ignites events in Buffalo, Fort Erie and Niagara-on-the-Lake

  Events in Buffalo, Fort Erie and Niagara-on-the-Lake in December will commemorate the 200th anniversary of the burning of Niagara, during the War of 1812-1814. (Bullet News file photo) 1812 Legacy CouncilNIAGARA – Fort Erie, Buffalo and Niagara-on-the-Lake will be … Continue reading

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War of 1812 featured Richland Co. battle

http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com Written by Peggy Mershon News Journal correspondent Nov. 24, 2013 can’t let the War of 1812 bicentennial loosen its grip on Ohio and slip away without writing about the Battle of the Cowpens in old Richland County. If the … Continue reading

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Seven Fine New Orleans Hotels Create a Historic Battle of New Orleans Package and Dinner in Commemoration of the Bicentennial of the War of 1812

November 22 2013 👤by Travel News Desk The New Orleans Hotel Collection has announced a special three-night package to commemorate the famous “Battle of New Orleans.” The Battle of New Orleans was fought just downriver from the city on January … Continue reading

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Military in Sandusky over the years

  Ron Davidson Nov 18, 2013 It’s a little late for Veterans Day, but this week we will cover some of the history of military activity in and around Sandusky. Among the earliest major military activity in the region was … Continue reading

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Regional Commemoration of the War of 1812 Continues Nov 16, 2013 Posted by buffalorising By Matthew Biddle The year 1813 was a defining one for all sides in the War of 1812. Victory and defeat were shared by the American, … Continue reading

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Nov 13, 2013 Bicentennial spreads wealth through Chesapeake Campaign festivals

Nov 13, 2013 By: Lizzy McLellan History sells, according to an economic impact study released Wednesday morning about the Chesapeake Campaign events of 2013. The study looked into the impact of two particular events, each named for the War of … Continue reading

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