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An interactive cannon at the exhibit, Home of the Brave: the War of 1812, at the Independence Seaport Museum. (Credit: Paul Kurtz)

New Exhibit On Philadelphia’s Role In War Of 1812 Opens At Seaport Museum

To many Americans it’s the forgotten war. Nearly thirty years after the end of the Revolutionary War, America was battling the British again. And, Seaport Museum curator Craig Bruns says Philadelphia was right in the thick of it.

03/16/2012