Monthly Archives: February 2014

Bicentennial of Local Battles that Nearly Changed the Course of the War – Battles and Legends Featured at Oswego War of 1812 Symposium

http://oswegocountytoday.com February 27, 2014 by Contributor OSWEGO – The Oswego War of 1812 Symposium features a compelling series of lectures and exhibits about the war and its effects along the New York-Canadian Frontier. Come to the Lake Ontario Conference and … Continue reading

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Maryland’s War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission supports creation of interactive battlefield maps and KeyCam

For the County Times Updated February 23, 2014   BALTIMORE — Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley along with the Maryland War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission and Star-Spangled 200 Inc., have unveiled two new web-based resources that will bring the story of … Continue reading

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Lake Champlain Region Commemorates the Bicentennial of the Battle of Plattsburgh During the War of 1812 Lake Champlain Region Commemorates the Bicentennial of the Battle of Plattsburgh During the War of 1812

Plattsburgh, NY (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 The Adirondack Coast along Lake Champlain hosts an annual series of reenactments, historic tours, family-friendly Adirondack events and performances to commemorate the Battle of Plattsburgh, the decisive battle in the War of 1812. A … Continue reading

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Websites offer virtual visit to area’s War of 1812 sites

The Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/entertainment/arts/bs-ae-1812-20140218,0,7513482.story By Chris Kaltenbach, The Baltimore Sun 6:13 p.m. EST, February 18, 2014 The runup to this year’s celebration of the “Star-Spangled Banner” bicentennial took a leap forward Tuesday with the rollout of a pair of websites … Continue reading

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Small town of Brookeville plans huge celebration

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 Events will celebrate town’s role in War of 1812 by Terri Hogan Staff writer Cars will be hidden and cellphones turned off as the town of Brookeville steps back in time to the year 1814 during … Continue reading

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