Course at a Glance

Course:
Misusing the Milwaukee
Date:
November 13
Location:
Online
Cost:
$20

Misusing the Milwaukee

43870

With Jerry Rohde, Historian and Ethnogeographer

In 1917, the United States Navy prepared for entering World War I by grounding its largest ship on the Pacific Coast, the USS Milwaukee, on the beach at Samoa. We'll look at this masterpiece of nautical malfeasance, while high and dry in our OLLI Zoom class.

Sat., Nov. 13 • 1-3 p.m.

Online

$20 • Class #: 43870

Video will be available for this class.

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Jerry Rohde

Jerry Rohde

Jerry Rohde has taught HSU OLLI courses since the beginning. He has researched the history of Humboldt County for over 30 years, and he has several books to show for it. His history of Southern Humboldt County is expected to be published by the HSU Press soon.