Point Lookout Lighthouse

Historical Lighthouse Pictures

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


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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 275 times

 

1 albums on 1 page(s)


Herman Metivier (1943-1954)


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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 144 times

Zaddock Sturgis (1954-1956)


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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 265 times

William Moody(1869-1871 and 1908-1912)


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The only keeper to serve two terms at Point Lookout.

1 files, last one added on Feb 16, 2008
Album viewed 135 times

Thomas Jacobson (1912-1917)


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

13 files, last one added on Feb 18, 2008
Album viewed 220 times

William Yeatman (1871-1908)


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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 262 times

Raymond Hartzel (1964-1966)


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Photos courtesy of Raymond Hartzel and Family.

85 files, last one added on Feb 04, 2011
Album viewed 248 times

6 albums on 1 page(s)

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View from the lighthouse, looking south.185 viewsView from the lighthouse, looking south.
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Paul Sturgis with Bike188 viewsPaul bikes in front of the wharf.
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Buoy394 viewsBuoy on wharf at Point Lookout. Photo courtesy of Francis Hart.

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Rascal in the Kitchen189 viewsThe family dog Rascal in the kitchen.
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Kidd Family 188 viewsFront row: Diane Kidd holding Baby Cheryl, Charlie's sister Olga Griffin with arm on her son Keith and Charlie's Mother Olga D. Kidd holding granddaughter Janet Griffin. Back row: Charles E. Griffin holding son Jeff Griffin.
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Outside View of the Lighthouse115 viewsFamily poses on the east side steps of the lighthouse.
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Swing116 views

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Front Steps of Lighthouse153 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Looking northeast toward the Lighthouse131 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Raymond and Mary Hartzel in North Side Living Room137 viewsNotice the TV in the corner of the room. Limited reception meant few channels were available to watch.Feb 04, 2011
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North Side living Room125 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Bay Side View of Lighthouse119 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Looking SouthWest136 viewsNotice the interesting paint job on the lantern room.Feb 04, 2011
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North Side Living Room128 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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On the Steps of the Lighthouse116 viewsFeb 04, 2011