Let the darkness, drama, and piercing moonlight draw you into this episode of Beyond the Frame. Artist William Richardson Tyler’s 1892 work depicting the sinking of USS Monitor has a greater story to tell than what we might initially think and its a daring, captivating story that leaves us questioning.
Go beyond the frame with host Kyra Duffley to experience the drama of this fateful night, December 31, 1862. Painting: Rescue of the Crew of the USS Monitor by USS Rhode Island, December 31, 1862”, William Richardson Tyler.
This series is made possible by the generous support of the Newport News Arts Commission and the York County Arts Commission.