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NPS NPS TwHP Zumbrota Covered Bridge, Fire Island Light House, Mesa Verde, Charleston Market

 

Historic Places and the Inquiry Method:
Analyzing Evidence from a Teaching with Historic Places Lesson Plan

 

Case Study, Step 3, Illustration 3: Bombardment of Fort McHenry
Bombardment of Fort McHenry
(Courtesy of the Maryland Historical Society)

Caption reads:

A VIEW of the BOMBARDMENT of Fort McHenry, near Baltimore, by the British fleet taken from the Observatory under the Command of Admirals Cochrane & Cockburn on the morning of the 13th of Sept 1814 which lasted 24 hours & thrown from 1500 to 1800 shells in the Night attempted to land by forcing a passage up the ferry branch but were repulsed with great loss.

NPS NPS TwHP Zumbrota Covered Bridge, Fire Island Light House, Mesa Verde, Charleston Market