Return to Content

Celebrations in 2009

by in Jul 2009
Celebrations in 2009
0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)
Print Friendly

Maine Lighthouse Week is June 14-21. For tour and event information, contact individual lighthouses, in addition to:

On August 6 this year at the American Philatelic Society Stamp Show in Pittsburgh, the U.S. Postal Service will dedicate a new 42-cent stamp featuring The Long Leg, a painting done by Edward Hopper circa 1930, depicting Cape Cod’s Long Point Light, on Provincetown Harbor, in the background.

National Lighthouse Day is August 7, commemorating the 1789 passage of the congressional act that transferred responsibility for lighthouses to the federal government. For more information, go to:


Give the Gift of Yankee Magazine and get a Gift in Return!

Send a one-year gift subscription of Yankee Magazine for only $17.99 a 50% savings. In return we will send you a free 2016 Scenes of New England Calendar (a $9.95 value)!


No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

We reserve the right to remove or edit comments that are offensive or disrespectful to our readers and/or writers, cannot be verified, lack clarity, or contain profanity. Your comments may be republished by Yankee Magazine across multiple platforms.

Register Sign In

©2015, Yankee Publishing Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Yankee Publishing Inc., | P.O. Box 520, Dublin, NH 03444 | (603) 563-8111

< Prev

Lighthouse-Themed Products

Now in its 20th year, Lighthouse Depot in Wells, Maine, offers two full floors of ...

Related Articles

Next >

Lighthouse Museums

The largest lighthouse museum in the United States is right here in New England, thanks ...

Related Articles