Contributor biographical information for Chesapeake legends and lore from the War of 1812 / Ralph E. Eshelman and Scott S. Sheads.


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Ralph Eshelman was co-director of the Patuxent River Cultural Resource Survey which discovered and partially excavated a vessel from the U.S. Chesapeake Flotilla. Eshelman conducted an inventory of War of 1812 sites in Maryland for the National Park Service’s National Battlefield Protection Program. He has published four books on the War of 1812.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Anecdotes.
Maryland -- History -- War of 1812 -- Anecdotes.
Virginia -- History -- War of 1812 -- Anecdotes.
Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.) -- History, Military -- 19th century -- Anecdotes.
Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.) -- History, Local -- Anecdotes.