Kennedy Hickman

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Kennedy R. Hickman is a museum professional and historian who has focused his career on military and naval history, with a special emphasis on the 19th century.


Kennedy has worked at the US Military History Institute, the US Merchant Marine Academy, as well as the USS Constellation Museum. During this time he has appeared in several History Channel programs and has published on various related topics.


Kennedy obtained his BA from the Pennsylvania State University in history and political science, and received his MA from the University of Delaware in history, with a certificate in museum studies.

Kennedy Hickman

In researching and studying military history, I am struck by the effect that human conflict has on the history of the world, whether it be through cultural and geopolitical change or advances in science and technology. I hope you will join me as we explore the events and people who have helped shape the modern world.

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