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Betsy Doyle:
Way More Of A Hero Than
Laura Secord.

Having gone to school with Canadians and being married to one, I've heard about Laura Secord, a Massachusetts Loyalist who moved to Canada after the War for Independence and became a Canadian national hero during the War of 1812, ad nauseum.  Fortunately, this Two-Fisted History isn't about that no-good, rotten collaborator.  This   Read More. . .

Tags : History Warof1812 Canada Niagara

Fort George
Public & Living History Done Right

I had an interesting experience this week.  I finally had the opportunity to visit Fort George in Ontario’s Niagara Region.  I’ve often visited Fort Niagara just down river and on the American side, but this was the first time that I had visited the Anglo-Canadian Fort.  I was especially stoked to visit this War of   Read More. . .

Tags : PublicHistory LivingHistory Canada Warof1812

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