• Colonial Boston Map, Faneuil Hall and the Charlestown Navy Yard skyline

    Boston

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

Event Details

  • 11/15/2012

    Location: Old South Meeting House Time: 12:15 PM to 1:00 PM Fee Information: $6.00, free for Members of Old South Meeting House and the USS Constitution Museum Contact Name: Old South Meeting House Contact Phone Number: (617) 482-6439

Join us for a lively presentation by Lauren McCormack, Bicentennial Programs Coordinator at the USS Constitution Museum. Drawing on the writings of USS Constitution's sailors and officers, this illustrated lecture details the experience of naval warfare during the War of 1812 and its lasting effects on the men who fought and the family they left behind.The speaker will conclude with an overview of recent research and exhibitions at the USS Constitution Museum.