Articles from February, 2014

How Not to Handle a War Ship off Cape Cod

February 19, 2014

The following story is told by three articles, reprinted by the Aurora, from Boston, on December 21, 23 and 24, 1814.  The first article, which was printed in a Boston paper on December 16, told of arrivals from Cape Cod …

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News of the Us: February 1814

February:  From a Kingston, Jamaica, paper of February — “In the outset of this (to Great Britain) humiliating contest, no preparations, it would appear, were deemed necessary:  the Americans, and their means of annoyance, were regarded with a blind and …

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