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    "A Firm and Universal Peace": Legacies of the War of 1812

    Presented by at Old South Meeting House

    November 29, 2012


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    Margherita Desy, Historian for the Naval History & Heritage Command Detachment Boston/USS Constitution, will discuss the heritage of the War of 1812, including the "universal peace" that has existed among the United States and Great Britain and Canada ever since. Learn about several of the tangible legacies of the war, including its impact on Native Americans, its recognition in memorials and shrines, and the preservation of...

    Margherita Desy, Historian for the Naval History & Heritage Command Detachment Boston/USS Constitution, will discuss the heritage of the War of 1812, including the "universal peace" that has existed among the United States and Great Britain and Canada ever since. Learn about several of the tangible legacies of the war, including its impact on Native Americans, its recognition in memorials and shrines, and the preservation of Boston’s own USS Constitution, “Old Ironsides.”


    Old South Meeting House

    310 Washington Street
    Boston, MA 02108

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    Admission Info:

    $6 Adults, $5 Seniors or students, $1 CHildren, under 6 free. FREE to members of Old South Meeting Hosue or the USS Constitution Museum


    General Day and Time Info:

    12pm


    phone: 617-482-6439


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