The selling of the War of 1812 bicentennial

While the War of 1812 may be in the DNA of Marylanders, it’s not always in their minds. “Most people, the only thing they really know about the War of 1812, is that it started in 1812,” says Tina Orcutt, superintendent of Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine. That’s where the word “Star-Spangled” comes in. When the ...

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