“Forgotten History: The Lessons of Mallows Bay” with Loudoun County Public Library
September 17, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm| Free
Frank Stopa will tell the photographic story of the “Ghost Fleet” at Mallows Bay, Maryland. Sitting partially submerged in the Potomac River south of D.C., the discarded hulks of almost 200 ships offer quiet testimony of a failed and forgotten WWI effort to resupply America’s allies. By the time of WWII, that failure had helped transform the United States into a global maritime power. Learn more at library.loudoun.gov.