Session D7: Warships: Wood, Steeland Fake

Chair: Christopher McKee (Ungentle Goodnights: Life in a Home for Elderly and Disabled Naval Sailors and Marines and the Perilous Seafaring Careers that Brought Them There), Newberry Library

“USS Constitution’s Preservation and the Colonial Revival Movement in America”

Margherita M. Desy, Naval History & Heritage Command

“Living History and Preservation Aboard Cruiser Olympia”

Lucas R. Clawson, Hagley Museum and Library

“In Gay Battle Array: The Mock Battleship Illinois and American Navalism in the Midwest

Jason W. Smith, Southern Connecticut State University

Comment: Christopher McKee, Newberry Library