Lowell Lecture

The US Navy in the War of 1812

Date & Time

Sept. 17, 2014


USS Constitution Museum
Building 22
Charleston Navy Yard Charlestown, MA 02129
Driving Directions


George Daughan, Author and Historian

Presenting Organization

USS Constitution Museum



The U.S. Navy's superb performance during the War of 1812 forced Great Britain, and indeed all of Europe, to take the fledgling United States more seriously, initiated a fundamental change in the British-American relationship, and enabled America to maintain a robust navy even in peacetime. Book signing to follow. Wine and cheese reception begins at 5:30 pm.