After burning the Capitol, the troops turned northwest up Pennsylvania Avenue
toward the White House. After US government ...
On this day in 1814, during the War of 1812 between the United States and
England, British troops enter Washington, D.C. and burn the White House in ...
A messenger was dispatched to the White House to warn First Lady Dolley
Madison of the impeding arrival of the British. She and her staff fled by carriage ...
Aug 31, 2014 ... A drawing of the White House after the fire of 1814. ... The burning of Washington
was the darkest moment for the United States and President ...
Aug 25, 2014 ... Capture and burning of Washington DC by the British in 1814 during the ...
Commemorating the 200th anniversary of burning the White House.
Sep 6, 2013 ... The attack on Washington in 1814 was the single most destructive act in the
almost forgotten 'War of 1812', which actually lasted nearly three ...
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Aug 31, 2014 ... Two hundreds years ago British forces attacked the Washington, D.C., and
torched its landmarks. Mo Rocca goes back in time to one of the ...
Aug 23, 2014 ... 24, 1814 The day began like so many days in Washington, with a painfully ... 24,
1814, the British burned the U.S. Capitol and the White House ...
Feb 2, 2013 ... Washington was burned in August of 1814 by thoroughly British ... So in short, it
was the British who burnt down the White House, not the ...
Perhaps best known for the burning of Washington DC and the White House in
1814, the war also saw the birth of the 'Star Spangled Banner' national anthem.