Preble Hall

Honor, Heroism, and the Spanish-American War

Episode Summary

Dr. Lori Bogle, Professor of History at the U.S. Naval Academy, discusses the public's concept of honor and heroism in the lead-up to the Spanish-American War and the key figures who did and not benefit from those perceptions. Follow us on Twitter as we post content related to the many topics from this episode.

Episode Notes

Preble Hall is produced by the United States Naval Academy Museum

A History of the Navy in 100 Objects from the USNA Museum

Host: Dr. Claude Berube, Director, USNA Museum, US Naval Academy

Date recorded: 14 July 2020