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The H.L. Hunley: Solving the Mystery of a Civil War Submarine

Wednesday, November 30, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern)

with Rachel Lance, Duke University

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Event Details

Date: November 30, 2022

Location: Virtual

Cost: Free for members, $7 for non-members


In 1864, the Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley sank the USS Housatonic in Charleston harbor—and then vanished. Divers found the lost submarine in 1995 with the crew’s remains still inside, but why it sank remained an enigma. Learn how a scientist solved one of the Civil War’s greatest mysteries.