"In Pursuit of the Golden Key" is a real-life treasure hunt commemorating the bicentennial of the War of 1812.
Through cryptic verse and pictorial clues, you are invited to come along on a journey into this War.
What is it, exactly, that I am searching for?
The riddles, poetry, quotes and artwork all contain information that when put together will lead you to
It has come to our attention, through a treasure seeker, that the calculating instructions on Page 64 regarding the Burning of Washington are incorrect. Although we have gone to great lengths to avoid this type of error from occurring, it has indeed happened and we sincerely apologize. We thank the individual who spotted and submitted his inquiry in this regard. We decided that because of the error that the answer to this particular riddle should be a freebie.
You may wish to research the material for educational purposes but the final answer you are looking for is 22.
Page 9 - 4th paragraph – 6th line –typo- 1874 should read 1784.
Page 16 - at the very bottom in the question, Anderson is spelt wrong - it is spelt Andserson.
Page 20 - Add all numbers from your answer together d+m+y+d then subtract 20.
Page 26 -Tthis should read --subtract 6 from your answer.
Page 32 - There is no need to subtract 1 from your answer.