Preservation, Education, and Commemoration of Naval History
Independent scholar Hazel Sheeky Bird offers up an insightful take on the role played by naval heroes in Britain and the United States in children’s writing. Read more in the current issues of the International Journal of Naval History.
Photo from Image:
"Paul Jones the Pirate as Seen by England," Illustrative plate in Willis John Abbot, The Story of Our Navy for Young Americans, from Colonial Days to the Present Time (New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1910), facing page 12.
GERALD R. FORD PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM EXHIBIT:
Taking the Seas: Rise of the American Aircraft Carrier
Tuesdays are all about posting interesting anecdotes where naval history and pop culture meet. Today’s #NavyHistoryinPopCulture: Admiral James L. Holloway, a crash dummy, and Top Gun.