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The USS Maine and American Propaganda

March 23, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The explosion and sinking of the USS Maine off the coast of Cuba on February 15, 1898, set off a media storm of battling headlines and fake stories in American newspapers. Join Curator of Exhibits Christopher Timm to flip through the pages and images that culminated in a dramatic shift in U.S. and Caribbean relations.

FREE with admission.

This event is part of our winter programming series On Deck.


March 23, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Maine Maritime Museum