Gallery at York Hall, Arts and Lectures

Lecture 'World War I on the Virginia Peninsula' at York Hall

May 20, 2018 - 03:00 pmMay 20, 2018 - 04:00 pmMarch 25, 2018, 3pm - 4pm
Venue: 
York Hall
301 Main Street
Yorktown, VA 23690
United States 301 Main Street Yorktown 23690

Mr. Moore is the curator at Lee Hall Mansion and Endview Plantation and co-author of two books. Mr. Moore will provide an overview of the First World War (1914-1918) as this year marks 100 years since that war ended. He will discuss the effects of the war on the United States and Europe and particularly the Peninsula. He will also cover the war's effect on the rise of the military-industrial complex in Hampton Roads.