What Is Gained but Mackinac?

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The Chippewa County Historical Society presents “What Is Gained but Mackinac?: The American Naval Expedition to Mackinac Island, 1814.” Join Craig Wilson as he speaks about the large American force sent in the summer of 1814, attempting to recapture this valuable Great Lakes outpost. This presentation will discuss the planning and execution of this mission as well as its impact upon the lives of the American, British, Canadian, and Native-American participants and the communities they called home.