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War of 1812

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Veteran Of War Of 1812 Honored With Headstone

Descendants are paying tribute to a War of 1812 veteran who, as a teenager, played a key role in the Battle of Baltimore.

11/05/2012

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Portrait Gallery To Hold Symposium On War of 1812

Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is joining with historians and scholars for a symposium on the War of 1812 at the National Portrait Gallery next week in Washington.

10/26/2012

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Crew Of Ship Involved In War Of 1812 Teaches History To Park Rangers At Fort McHenry

When the United States waged war against England 200 years ago, Baltimore was at its center. Not only was the battle at Fort McHenry important, so too was what was being built in the Inner Harbor.

10/03/2012

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Pride Of Baltimore II Visiting D.C. For 1812 Fete

The Pride of Baltimore II is heading to Washington. The topsail schooner will be on display as part of the bicentennial celebrations of the War of 1812.

09/18/2012

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Baltimore Tour Group Highlights The Role Of African-Americans In The War Of 1812

History lost now remembered. A local group is making an effort to tell the story of African-Americans who contributed to the War of 1812.

06/21/2012

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Maryland Commemorates Official Start Of The War Of 1812

Another high point for the Star-Spangled Sailabration. Thousands have flocked downtown for the spectacular displays on water and in the skies over Charm City and now there’s a special ceremony as the festivities come to a close.

06/18/2012

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Thousands Celebrate Maryland, Country’s History At Sailabration

Sailabration is still in full swing at the Inner Harbor as thousands of people showed up to check out the big ships.

06/16/2012

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Flag Day Commemorated At Fort McHenry

It wasn’t just a celebration of the bicentennial on Thursday. It was also Flag Day, and that holds a special meaning for many.

06/14/2012

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200 Years Later, Smithsonian Explores War Of 1812

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery is opening a major exhibit on the War of 1812 with objects from Canada, Great Britain and the United States.

06/14/2012

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Ships Arrive In Baltimore For ‘Star-Spangled Sailabration’

Tall ships and naval vessels from around the world are making their way up the Chesapeake Bay to Baltimore.

06/13/2012

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Baltimore Festival Could Cause Traffic Delays

The Maryland Transportation Authority is warning motorists to anticipate delays in Baltimore this week as an international maritime festival gets underway.

06/13/2012

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Ships Heading To Baltimore For Sailabration

Right now, ships from all over the world are on the way to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. It’s all part of the Star-Spangled Sailabration, a major event marking the bicentennial of the War of 1812. The excitement is building.

06/12/2012

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