hudson valley essay 3 - has plans to relight the Little Red...

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he Little Red Lighthouse (Jeffreys Hook) - This little lighthouse is the southernmost light on the Hudson River and was immortalized in the children's book "The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge." It first shined its light on the river in 1921, but was deactivated in 1947 by the U.S. Coast Guard because the well-lit George Washington Bridge rendered it unnecessary. The Historic House Trust
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Unformatted text preview: has plans to relight the Little Red in the near future and considering the tragedy that befell New York City and the nation on Sept. 11, 2001, it would also shine as a symbol of hope for our country. Each September, the Little Red Lighthouse Festival draws thousands of visitors and during the season regular tours of the lighthouse are conducted by the Urban Park Rangers....
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