Point Lookout Lighthouse

Historical Lighthouse Pictures

Category Albums Files
Assistant KeepersIncludes assistant keepers and enlisted men who rotated through Point Lookout Light Station.
1 83
Charlie Kidd (1958-1959)


Charlie Kidd and his wife lived at the lighthouse from 1958-1959. See interview under the History->Interview menu bar.

83 files, last one added on Feb 18, 2008
Album viewed 300 times


1 albums on 1 page(s)

Herman Metivier (1943-1954)


Herman Metivier was Assistant Keeper from 1939 until 1943, and Keeper from 1943 until he retired in 1954.

12 files, last one added on Feb 16, 2008
Album viewed 154 times

Zaddock Sturgis (1954-1956)


Zaddock Sturgis was Assistant Keeper from 1943 through 1954, and Keeper from 1954 until he retired in 1956 on medical disability.

79 files, last one added on Jun 23, 2010
Album viewed 291 times

William Moody(1869-1871 and 1908-1912)


The only keeper to serve two terms at Point Lookout.

1 files, last one added on Feb 16, 2008
Album viewed 149 times

Thomas Jacobson (1912-1917)


This keeper seemed to prefer the sea to land based lighthouses.

13 files, last one added on Feb 18, 2008
Album viewed 238 times

William Yeatman (1871-1908)


Served the longest term as keeper, and died at Point Lookout. His son Percy held the keeper position for 1 month after William's death so the family could have time to move to nearby housing.

34 files, last one added on Feb 18, 2008
Album viewed 293 times

Raymond Hartzel (1964-1966)


Photos courtesy of Raymond Hartzel and Family.

85 files, last one added on Feb 04, 2011
Album viewed 274 times

6 albums on 1 page(s)

Random files - Keepers
Television204 viewsThe family TV. Notice the picture of Zadock Sturgis on the wall.
Septic Tank Install199 viewsA new septic tank being installed in the yard, on the west side of the house.
Landscape108 views
Swing attached to Buoy Repair Shed136 viewsThe swing is a gathering place for friends to enjoy the cool breezes.
187 viewsZadock and Violet Sturgis (back row).
Diane and Cheryl on the living room couch.203 viewsDiane and Cheryl on the living room couch.
Violet and Zadock Sturgis, in front of the lighthouse.184 viewsViolet and Zadock Sturgis, in front of the lighthouse.
Paul Sturgis with Innertube250 viewsPaul Sturgis on the sidewalk in front of the lighthouse

Last additions - Keepers
Front Steps of Lighthouse161 viewsFeb 04, 2011
Looking northeast toward the Lighthouse139 viewsFeb 04, 2011
Raymond and Mary Hartzel in North Side Living Room145 viewsNotice the TV in the corner of the room. Limited reception meant few channels were available to watch.Feb 04, 2011
North Side living Room133 viewsFeb 04, 2011
Bay Side View of Lighthouse127 viewsFeb 04, 2011
Looking SouthWest144 viewsNotice the interesting paint job on the lantern room.Feb 04, 2011
North Side Living Room136 viewsFeb 04, 2011
On the Steps of the Lighthouse124 viewsFeb 04, 2011