Browsing All posts tagged under »Star-Spangled Banner«

D.H. Strother, April 27, 1861

April 27, 2011 by

0

On the 27th of April I met a friend who was on his way to Annapolis for the purpose of visiting his son, then a cadet in the Naval Academy. I was easily persuaded to accompany him, and at an early hour we took the steamer for that place. As we passed Fort McHenry the […]