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 492 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 270 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 477 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 261 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 404 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 473 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 459 times

6 albums on 1 page(s)

Random files - Keepers
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Zaddock Sturgis and Workers283 viewsLighthouse workers pose in front of the lighthouse. Zadock is the second from the left.
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North Side Kitchen218 views
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Bernard Hessler, Jr.503 viewsA young Bernard P. Hessler, Jr. playing beneath a tree. (Note: this photo is most likely from Point Lookout; what appears to be the buoy sheds can be seen in the background.)

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View to the South352 viewsView to the south. You can see the roofs of two buildings and the tip of point.
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Diane Kidd372 viewsDiane at the edge of the bay- checking out Point Lookout.
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Looking SouthWest308 viewsNotice the interesting paint job on the lantern room.
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Sturgis Brothers317 viewsThe boys from left to right: Paul, Jack and Wally and Blondie.
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Paul Sturgis in front of Christmas Tree288 viewsPaul stands in front of the family Christmas tree. Notice the train set under the tree.

Last additions - Keepers
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Front Steps of Lighthouse342 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Looking northeast toward the Lighthouse314 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Raymond and Mary Hartzel in North Side Living Room323 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 Room298 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Bay Side View of Lighthouse290 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Looking SouthWest308 viewsNotice the interesting paint job on the lantern room.Feb 04, 2011
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North Side Living Room297 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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On the Steps of the Lighthouse266 viewsFeb 04, 2011