Preble Hall

"I was there": How Anderson v. Laird Affected One USNA Midshipman

Episode Summary

CAPT Tal Manvel, USN (Retired), USNA Class of 1972 gives his eyewitness account of how the change in mandatory chapel attendance impacted him and how an understanding the U.S. Constitution helped, on this 50th anniversary of the decision Anderson v. Laird

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: 30 June 2020