The War for the Great Lakes: A Symposium

lake_erie-p33Tuesday, October 8, 7.30 pm

Harry T. Wilks Conference Center, Miami University Hamilton

A Symposium with George Ironstrack, Myaamia Center, Miami University; Larry Nelson, Editor, Northwest Ohio History; G. Michael Pratt, Miami University; David Skaggs, Bowling Green State University; and Andrew Cayton, Miami University, convenor.

The War of 1812 was fought in Ohio two hundred years ago. As the “Second War of Independence” entered 1813, bitter fighting raged between the United States and the British, their Canadian allies and American Indians.  Join us as a distinguished panel of historians share differing perspectives on events and their significance at a key turning point in American history.

  • Free public event. Reception to Follow.

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