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1812


1812

1812 presents a dramatic new account of the War of 1812, as seen through the eyes of its Canadian, American, British and First Peoples participants, for whom it had surprisingly different meanings and consequences. By comparing these perspectives, the exhibition offers visitors a richer and deeper understanding of a conflict that shaped Canada’s destiny.

Content : 38 artifacts including uniforms, medals, weapons and accoutrements, musical instruments, models of battle and ship and more.

Space Required : 1500 sq. ft.

Loan Fees : Starting at $8,500 shipping included

Availability : 2013 - 2015



Where is this exhibition travelling?

Chatham-Kent Museum, ChathamDecember 21, 2013 - March 16, 2014
Royal Canadian Artillery Museum, CFB ShiloApril 5, 2014 - June 29, 2014
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, HalifaxJuly 19, 2014 - February 14, 2015
Diefenbaker Canada Centre, SaskatoonFebruary 15, 2015 - June 21, 2015

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