The War of 1812 on Cape Cod
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The Friends of the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History announce their monthly meeting on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 12:30pm, which includes a potluck lunch.
Following, Ron Petersen will give a presentation: The War of 1812 on Cape Cod at 1:30pm. The public is welcome at all or part of the meeting.
Most people are familiar with the Battle of New Orleans, which took place in January of 1815. Less than a month earlier, another one occurred: The Battle of Orleans on December 19, 1814, when British marines and seamen landed in Rock Harbor. Learn what happened when the Orleans Militia responded, and why the battle earned Orleans the motto “defiant andView more
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