Honoring the Bicentenial of the War of 1812 with the Captain and Crew of Lynx “America’s Privateer”

On April 14th, at the Mystic Seaport Museum there will be a celebration of the anniversary of the War of 1812 with the captain and crew of the Lynx, “America’s Privateer.”   Historian and award winning author, William H. White, will be a special guest.  The event will include tours of the ship, a performance by the Sailing Masters of 1812 Fife & Drum Corps, and a book signing of White’s “Our Flag Was Still There.”  There will also be live and silent auctions for a position as guest racer onboard Team Artemis AC45 – America’s Cup World Series – Newport, RI,  a 5 night oceanfront cottage at the beautiful Waimea Plantation on the island of Kauai, and a one week Nantucket home getaway.  To learn more about the Lynx Bicentennial Celebration click here. Please RSVP by April 4 by calling the Advancement Department at 860-572-5365 or emailing advancement@mysticseaport.org. Space is limited. Click here to support the Lynx Educational Foundation and the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund.

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