The War of 1812 saw a number of skirmishes around the Chesapeake Bay, and Baltimore provided the best defense of the new nation at North Point and Fort McHenry. Take an "on-line tour" of a sample of markers relating to the war in Maryland, chosen to reflect geographic range and variety. Use the database search on the "Explore the Historical Markers" page to locate other similar markers and to explore this theme in more depth.
Copyright © 2003-2014, Maryland Historical Trust
About the Historical Markers Web Site
administered by the Maryland State Highway Administration, supported data development for this project.