Articles from August, 2015

Celebrating the Peace

August 15, 2015

1. A Peace Parade Although strongly opposed to the war, Boston knew how to put on a great celebration once peace had arrived. On February 22, the day was begun at sunrise when “salutes were fired by artillery on the …

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News of the US: August 1815

August 1: From Buffalo — Major General Brown, accompanied by his aids-de-Camp, Col. Jones and Maj. Frasier, arrived at this village on Tuesday last. The general received national salutes at Black Rock and Buffalo. General Brown visited the battleground at …

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