Fort Gratiot Lighthouse

Dennis Delor gave a tour of the Fort Gratiot Lighthouse, the first lighthouse in the state of Michigan, and talked about the history of the site. She… read more

Dennis Delor gave a tour of the Fort Gratiot Lighthouse, the first lighthouse in the state of Michigan, and talked about the history of the site. She explained how the site began as a military post to guard the juncture of Lake Huron and the St. Clair river.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Port Huron, Michigan, from June 18-23 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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Fort Gratiot Lighthouse

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Program ID:
413632-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Port Huron, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Aug 07, 2016 | 9:48am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 08, 2016 | 6:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Aug 07, 2016 | 9:48am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 07, 2016 | 2:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 08, 2016 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 08, 2016 | 6:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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