War of 1812 http://wkar.org en The War of 1812: Battle At The River Raisin http://wkar.org/post/war-1812-battle-river-raisin <p>MSU historian Roger Rosentreter returns today to help us remember an important battle in the War of 1812: the Battle at the River Raisin, 200 years ago this week. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 05:00:01 +0000 Scott Pohl 29943 at http://wkar.org The War of 1812: Battle At The River Raisin The War Of 1812: The Surrender Of Detroit http://wkar.org/post/war-1812-surrender-detroit <p>Today marks the bicentennial of the surrender of Detroit to the British in the War of 1812. The key figure is American General William Hull.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 04:00:01 +0000 Scott Pohl 21807 at http://wkar.org The War Of 1812: The Surrender Of Detroit The War Of 1812: A Michigan Bicentennial http://wkar.org/post/war-1812-michigan-bicentennial <p>Today marks the bicentennial of a key date in the War of 1812. On this date, the British captured Fort Mackinac at the onset of war.</p> Tue, 17 Jul 2012 04:00:01 +0000 Scott Pohl 20596 at http://wkar.org The War Of 1812: A Michigan Bicentennial