Toledo Stories

War of 1812 in the Old Northwest

Special | 56m 40s  | Video has closed captioning.

In 1812, a very young United States of America had its sights set on expansion to the north and the west. But the British wanted to keep its former colony tightly contained. In the balance were the lands of the Northwestern Frontier. “War of 1812 in the Old Northwest” brings to life some of the most famous names and places of the war.

Aired: 09/20/12

Rating: NR

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Toledo Stories is a local public television program presented by WGTE.