Historian Barbara Kay relives the sinking of the RMS Lusitania at the Nashville Public Library on Tuesday, April 14 at 7 p.m. May 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania.
The RMS Lusitania, a British ocean liner, and briefly the world’s largest passenger ship, was torpedoed and sunk by a German U-boat on May 7, 1915.
Barbara Kay, who has been doing history programs for over 20 years, comes from the Glen Carbon area. She has portrayed many people over the past few years at the Nashville Public Library, including Amelia Earhart, “Molly” Brown, Mary Todd Lincoln, and as a narrator for Henry VIII and his wives. Locally she has presented programs for the Washington County Historical Society and the Washington County Home and Community Education (HCE) organizations.
For More, Please Read The April 8 Edition Of The Nashville News.
‘Sinking Of The Lusitania’
Presentation At Nashville Library