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Smoke by Day, Fire by Night: A History of Lighthouses including those of the Chesapeake Bay

February 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

annapolis maritime museumAnnapolis Maritime Museum Winter Lecture Series

  • Covers the history of lighthouses from the Ancient Egypt to modern automated beacons
  • Illustrate their construction, technological development and cultural significance
  • Examples include many Chesapeake Bay lighthouses as well as Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse, a National Historic Landmark

Presenter: Ralph Eshelman | Historian and Author of several successful National Historic Landmark Nominations



February 13
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Annapolis Maritime Museum
723 Second Street
Annapolis, MD 21403


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