Preble Hall

The U.S. Navy, the American Colonization Society, and Liberia

Episode Summary

Doctoral candidate Roger Bailey, who was a guest on Episode 37, joins us to discuss the U.S. Navy and its role in the colonization of Liberia (1819-1860). Baily is this year's North Atlantic Society for Oceanic History winner of the Reynolds Prize for best graduate paper. This is the second of Preble Hall's episodes conducted in partnership with NASOH.

Episode Notes

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: 10 June 2020