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I Am Impressed

Heave, ho, heave, ho.  I was pulling on a rope with about 15 other people, trying to raise a sail on a British Navy schooner.  It was June 1814, and we were about to engage in the Battle of St. 645 more words


Greetings Military History Enthusiasts!

Last fall, to commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812, the Museum  premiered “By Fire & Sword: War in the Niagara Theatre.”   This exhibit focuses on the Niagara Frontier’s role in one of our nation’s most  formative military engagements. 149 more words

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200th Anniversary of the Burning of Washington D.C.

2014, marks a year of importance in American history. First, you have the 150th commemoration of the Civil War, which I have been writing about this year as it pertains to the 1864 Confederate Raid on Washington. 2,656 more words

War Of 1812

Prairie du Chien - War of 1812 - Villa Louis

This may be the last War of 1812 at this site, so I’m extremely glad I went. Again, I participated as Ox Bow Tavern family staff. 212 more words

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Making Monday Memories at Jefferson Patterson Park

Each Monday, the public is invited to a free “Monday Memories” guided tour of Point Farm, located at Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum (JPPM) in Calvert County. 140 more words

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Bayside History Museum Opens New Exhibit

Bayside History Museum North Beach Exhibit – The War of 1812
Saturdays and Sundays, 1-4 pm

This jewel of a museum in North Beach now offers an exhibit depicting the War of 1812 and its importance in our history. 52 more words

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