NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Tennessee Library and Archives is hosting a workshop on the War of 1812.
The free event on June 16 lasts an hour and begins at 11 a.m. CDT. It will be in the library auditorium, just west of the state Capitol in Nashville.
Archivist Tom Kanon, who has written extensively on the War of 1812, is the speaker.
The political and military issued will be examined.
The event will explore the cause of the war and why Tennesseans wanted to fight in it. The session will also point out what resources about the war are available at the state museum and archive.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide detailed information.