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Take A Fort McHenry Boat Tour & Experience Baltimore History

With almost 300 years under its belt, Baltimore, Md., is rich with American history, and this summer, visitors can experience an important part of it on a Fort McHenry Boat Tour: the birth of our country’s national anthem. 70 more words


Bio Released Of 'Star-Spangled' Author As Anthem Turns 200

The Washington Times

WASHINGTON (AP) — Before the “dawn’s early light” and the “twilight’s last gleaming,” the author of our national anthem was busy arranging a prisoner swap with the enemy. 982 more words


July 4th In Baltimore: Birthplace Of The National Anthem Celebrates In A Big Way

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Fireworks light up Downtown Baltimore. But as thousands were glued to the sky, police officers were on the ground, working to keep the patriotic celebration safe. 421 more words


2 Icons Of American History Together For The First Time

BALTIMORE (WJZ) —  Two important pieces of American history are brought together for the first time. It is a very special exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History that may never happen again. 327 more words


Md. Office of Tourism: Snap & Post Your Star-Spangled Selfies For A Prize

BALTIMORE (WJZ)—Prizes for you pictures. If you own a cell phone, chances are you have taken a selfie or two, but how about getting rewards for your pics? 451 more words


Reflections on the Star-Spangled Banner

The National Anthem. It’s a song we learn the words to as elementary students and it is one of the few that we sing (or at least hear) throughout our entire lives. 869 more words


Saturday, June 28, 2014

Fort! Flag! Fire! Celebrate history at the birthplace of the Star-Spangled Banner.

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