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Raising the Hunley: S. J. Stout, Lecturer

Presented by Butler Longhorn Museum and Heritage Park at Butler Longhorn Museum and Heritage Park, League City TX

Jul 31 2014
Raising the Hunley: S. J. Stout, Lecturer

The Butler Longhorn Museum presents Raising the Hunley, a lecture by artist S. J. Stout.

The remarkable history and recovery of the lost Confederate submarine is a rich tale of one of America's greatest sagas, as suspenseful as adventure fiction.

On the night of February 17, 1864, the H.L. Hunley embarked on a dangerous mission that would forever mark her place in history.

Eight men, led by Lt. George Dixon, entered an experimental vessel that was to become the first successful submarine in world history, with a mission to sink an enemy ship, the USS Housatonic.  That night, the Hunley rammed

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$5.00 donation benefiting the Butler Longhorn Museum.
Limited seating – taking reservations now!

Contact: 281-332-1393

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6:30pm – social
7:00pm – lecture

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1220 Coryell St., League City, TX 77573

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