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Black History Month

  It’s a pretty fun time to be an African American public historian. With the Civil War Sesquicentennial wrapping up, and the commemorations of the Civil more...

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Battle of New Orleans: Myths

We are all about the Bicentennial of the battle of New Orleans this month at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage. This week, we take some time to debunk two of the prevalent myths surrounding the Battle of New Orleans. Did the Battle of New Orleans happen after the War of 1812 was over? Was it the final battle of the War? Listen and find out! Music by Sunsearcher “Latin Rhythm” and Jason Shaw “Chasin’ It”

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