Portland Head Light

Jeanne Gross talked about the history of Maine’s oldest light house. Portland Head Light was completed in 1791 and guided ships safely into Portland Harbor.… read more

Portland Head Light Jeanne Gross talked about the history of Maine’s oldest light house. Portland Head Light was completed in 1791 and guided ships safely into Portland Harbor.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Portland, Maine, from July 15-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter 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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Portland Head Light

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Program ID:
435036-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Portland, Maine, United States
First Aired:
Oct 21, 2017 | 2:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Oct 23, 2017 | 7:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Oct 21, 2017 | 2:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 22, 2017 | 10:16am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2017 | 4:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2017 | 7:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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