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Since maritime activities have played such a significant role in history, lighthouses inevitably have also been a part of many historical events. Every lighthouse certainly has its own rich history, some more tragic or glorious than others. Even in the U.S. alone, lighthouses have been the subjects of everything from battles to major technological advances, and even sometimes the writings of historically significant personalities.

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