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 165 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 98 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 174 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 82 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 137 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 155 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 155 times

6 albums on 1 page(s)

Random files - Keepers
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Diane and Sport on the icy beach151 viewsDiane and Sport on the icy beach.
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Television168 viewsThe family TV. Notice the picture of Zadock Sturgis on the wall.
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Buoy and Coal Sheds93 views
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Point Lookout Wharf, summer of 1949.305 viewsPoint Lookout Wharf, summer of 1949. Photo courtesy of Francis Hart.

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Diane and Cheryl Kidd in the living room157 viewsDiane and Cheryl Kidd in the living room.
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Hartzel Family in the Living Room329 viewsThe Hartzel family in the north side living room. From left to right: sister in-law, Carol; brother, Don; Father, Raymond; Mother, Laura; Wife, Mary; Raymond Hartzel with pet dog Queenie.

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132 views
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Charlie, Cheryl and Rascal on the beach.152 viewsCharlie, Cheryl and Rascal on the beach.

Last additions - Keepers
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Front Steps of Lighthouse127 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Looking northeast toward the Lighthouse105 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Raymond and Mary Hartzel in North Side Living Room111 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 Room103 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Bay Side View of Lighthouse97 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Looking SouthWest114 viewsNotice the interesting paint job on the lantern room.Feb 04, 2011
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North Side Living Room106 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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On the Steps of the Lighthouse94 viewsFeb 04, 2011