New England Lighthouses and the People Who Kept Them

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Presented by East Providence Public Library/Weaver at East Providence Public Library - Weaver Branch, East Providence RI

Sep 23
New England Lighthouses and the People Who Kept Them

Jeremy D’Entremont tells the history of New England’s historic and picturesque lighthouses primarily focusing on the colorful and dramatic stories of lighthouse keepers and their families.

Everyone knows there’s “something about lighthouses” that gives them broad appeal, but their vital role in our history and culture is little appreciated. Our early nation was built on maritime economy, and lighthouses were part of the system that made that possible. Due to automation, traditional lighthouse keeping is a way of life that has faded into the past.

Jeremy D’Entremont tells the history of New England’s historic and picturesque lighthouses primarily focusing on the colorful

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East Providence Public Library - Weaver Branch

41 Grove Avenue, East Providence, RI 02914

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