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Fallen Heroes: Salem’s Unique Connection to the War of 1812
September 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
“Don’t give up the ship” were the famous last words of Captain James Lawrence as his ship USS Chesapeake succumbed to HMS Shannon off the coast of Essex County during the War of 1812. Come hear Robin Woodman of Salem Historical Society talk about this battle and its connection to the city of Salem.