Charles Breiner of Claryville is set to give a talk on the Spanish-American War on Sunday, August 11 at 2 pm, at the Time and the Valleys Museum on St. Rt. 55 in Grahamsville, Sullivan County, NY.
Breiner will explain the role of Theodore Roosevelt before and during the war, why the battleship USS Oregon captured headlines for 67 days, and discuss some of the unintended consequences of the war that lasted well into the twentieth century.
The cost for the program is $5, with Museum members free, which includes light refreshments and Museum admission.
For further information contact Donna Steffens at (845) 985-7700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information on Time and the Valleys Museum is available on their website.
Photo of USS Maine in Havanna Harbor in 1898 provided.