This event is sold out, but due to popular demand Mr Hambright has kindly offered to repeat his presentation on January 24, 2017. Please see our website for details.
The year 2017 marks the centennial anniversary of Naval Air Station Key West. Who better to talk about the remarkable history and connection between the U.S. Navy and Key West than Tom Hambright, Monroe County Historian and former curator of the Key West Art and Historical Society? Join us for a memorable presentation by retired Lieutenant Commander Hambright, a living repository of Key West history. Having overseen the archives of the Monroe County Library for the past 30 years Tom’s passion for history and curiosity has led to the revelation of intriguing stories. Don’t miss the opportunity to listen to our local sage as he recounts important events and his personal experiences with the Navy in Key West.