Dispatches: The Podcast of the Journal of the American Revolution

E22: Charles H. Lagerbom: HMS Albany and the Underwater Archaeology of the American Revolution

July 7, 2019

This week our guest is underwater archaeologist Charles H. Lagerbom. Described as "wretched" by its commander, the HMS Albany has been a lasting mystery of the American Revolution. After its destruction in 1782, the HMS Albany was much derided by its crew, but recent surveys have revealed that its service was far more distinguished than previous believed. For more information visit www.allthingsliberty.com.