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Commander and Chief

When George Washington was sworn in as the first President of the United States in 1789, he initially used the name, "His High Mightiness, the President of the United States and Protector of their Liberties." Critics charged that it smacked of monarchy and Washington consented that the title be altered to "Mr. President."

The Charge of the Light Brigade: 1854

Date: March, 18th 2013 3:30 pm - 3:50 pm

An 11th Hussar tells of the “charge” at the Battle of Balaclava during the Crimean War.*****

Location
1st Floor Theater