|Leaders and Legacies of the Civil War|
Event Type: Adults|
Age Group(s): Adults
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Six Decades of Active Duty: The Life of Admiral David G. FarragutLibrary: Main Library
David Glasgow Farragut joined the United States Navy at age nine—yes, NINE—and served an amazing sixty years on active duty. He fought in the War of 1812, the Mexican-American War, and the Civil War and remains one of the most famous and decorated sailors in American history. This program will examine his life and incredible naval career.
Location: Village Room (Main - Lower Level)