The War of 1812
Tuesday, June 12 -- 7:00pm
The story of the War of 1812 is chronicled via reenactments, animation and remarks from scholars. The documentary details the events and causes that led to the conflict and highlights such notable moments as the burning of Washington, D.C.; Andrew Jackson's victory at the Battle of New Orleans; and the birth of the American national anthem. It also details how the war shaped the nation's boundaries; and ended the Native American dream of a separate Indian nation.