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October 2017

Lecture: History of Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse

October 10, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lake Park Library, 529 Park Ave
Lake Park, FL 33403 United States

The lighthouse in Jupiter is the oldest structure in Palm Beach County.  Historian Josh Liller will look at the more than 150 years of Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse’s history and operations, from the first requests for the lighthouse through present day.  He will also share how all five branches of the US military have used the lighthouse reservation during that same time period. This program is free to the public.  

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November 2017

Lecture: Spencer Stereoviews

November 27, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
North Palm Beach Library, 303 Anchorage Drive
North Palm Beach, FL 33403 United States

History Lecture: Spencer Stereoviews Join  Josh Liller, Historian for the Loxahatchee River Historical Society  at this  free lecture to be held at the North Palm Beach Public Library, 303 Anchorage Drive, North Palm Beach, FL 33408.  Melville Spencer was an early pioneer resident of the Lake Worth area who took up photography while assistant keeper of the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse, usually selling his photos as stereoviews.  Spencer’s stereoviews might be the only photos of the Jupiter and Lake Worth areas…

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