Dr. E. Lee Spence

Marine archaelogist Dr. E. Lee Spence

Dr. E. Lee Spence is an internationally known expert on shipwrecks and has long been considered one of the founding fathers of marine archaeology. He is currently president of the Sea Research Society and Vice President of the International Diving Institute. Although Lee has discovered numerous historically significant shipwrecks including the wreck of the Hunley, which was the first submarine in history to sink an enemy ship, he considers his identification of George Trenholm as the “Real Rhett Butler” to have been his most interesting discovery. Learn More about Dr. Spence

Radio Shows featuring Dr. E. Lee Spence

shipwreck and exploration

LEGACY SHOW: The Reno River Festival

History of the Reno River Festival, tour of the National Automobile Museum, and the real identity of Margart Mitchell’s Rhett Butler.  

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LEGACY SHOW: Reno River Fest & Finding Rhett Butler

This broadcast is a favorite legacy show that we produced under our old name Travel’n On and before re-branding as WORLD FOOTPRINTS. World Footprints traveled to Reno, NV to accept a First Place award from the North American Travel Journalists Association for their travel show. Today’s show is broadcast from … Read more  

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