A History of the American Lighthouse
Wellesley Historical Society lecture this Thursday, October 27
Wellesley Main Library
Local author and historian Eric Jay Dolin will discuss the history of these iconic beacons, which are fixtures along New England’s coastline. Dolin will explore the technology of lighthouses, their role in wartime, and the lives of the men and women who took care of them.
Event is free and open to the public.