The Battle of Nantucket – War of 1812

In partnership with the Egan Maritime Institute and Lynx Educational Foundation, an exhibit on the War of 1812 will explore the significant economic impact of the conflict on island. The Battle of Nantucket on October 11, 1814, at Tom Nevers Head will be explained via art and artifacts.

Lead image courtesy of Egan Maritime Institute. 

The Nantucket Historical Association preserves and interprets the history of Nantucket through its programs, collections, and properties, in order to promote the island’s significance and foster an appreciation of it among all audiences.

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