2019 Fall Newsletter

2019 Fall Newsletter

We wrap up an active year for the Society of the War of 1812 in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and look forward to a VERY active coming year for the Society! The “headline” news is that our Society has been asked to host the upcoming Triennial Meeting of the General Society in Phil-adelphia, August 6-9,  … Read more

2022 General Society Meeting in Philadelphia!!  August 4, 5, 6, 7, 2022!

2022 General Society Meeting in Philadelphia!! August 4, 5, 6, 7, 2022!

After a pandemic delay, the Society of the War of 1812 in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania will host the national Annual Meeting of the General Society of the War of 1812 in Philadelphia from Thursday, August 4th through Sunday, August 7th, 2022 in Philadelphia.  For more information please contact [email protected]

Meeting of the Board of Direction – December 2021

Meeting of the Board of Direction – December 2021

The next meeting of the Board of Direction of the Society of the War of 1812 will be held in early December.  Watch for an email announcement with date, time, and location.

Annual Church Service and Luncheon, Historic Christ Church – Sunday, October 24, 2021, 10 a.m.

Annual Church Service and Luncheon, Historic Christ Church – Sunday, October 24, 2021, 10 a.m.

After a pandemic delay, the Society’s traditional Annual Church service resumes on Sunday, October 24, 2021 at Historic Christ Church, Philadelphia (2nd and Market Streets).  The Church Service begins at 10 a.m.; to be followed by a wreath-laying ceremony at the graves of War of 1812 veterans in the Christ Church Burial Ground; followed by  … Read more

Annual Meeting and Luncheon, Corinthian Yacht Club – Saturday, October 9, 2021

Annual Meeting and Luncheon, Corinthian Yacht Club – Saturday, October 9, 2021

After a nearly 2 year delay, the Society is pleased to hold its 2021 Annual Meeting on Saturday, October 9th, 2021 at the Corinthian Yacht Club, Essington, PA.  The Business Meeting will begin at 10:30 a.m.; our special guest speaker, historic interpreter Ronald Duquette as Albert Gallatin, will address the Society and its guests at  … Read more

Country Outing, Hunt and Tea with the Skycastle French Hounds

Country Outing, Hunt and Tea with the Skycastle French Hounds

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A Momentous Agreement

A Momentous Agreement

On November 1st, Deputy General Mabee and I traveled to Boston to meet with representatives of the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS). There we signed a long-term agreement to preserve, scan, digitize, make available online, and store the General Society’s Archives.