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George Willis (1917-1939)


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The pictures in this album are courtesy of George Fish, grandson of Keeper George Willis. His grandmother, Queenie Willis, ran the post office in Scotland for many years. Most of the pictures are believed to be from the 1920s. If you recognize anyone in the pictures, please email admin@ptlookoutlighthouse.com. Many thanks to George for sharing these gems with us! Notice details of the buildings attached to the lighthouse prior to the 1927 remodel.

11 files, last one added on Jun 23, 2010
Album viewed 10 times

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 307 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.

71 files, last one added on Jun 23, 2010
Album viewed 553 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 297 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 469 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.

35 files, last one added on Mar 17, 2019
Album viewed 548 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 537 times

 

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Postcard from 1927164 viewsFrom the collection of George Fish, grandson of keeper George Willis.
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Cora Yeatman Milking a Cow588 viewsCora Yeatman looks on while a cow is milked. Photo courtesy of Francis Hart.

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Jacobson Descendents Visit the Lighthouse499 viewsDescendents of keeper Thomas Jacobson visit the lighthouse during an open house event. From left to right: Jenny and Judy Dunn, top row; Erika van der Zon second row
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Raymond Hartzel in Uniform516 viewsRaymond Hartzel, taken in the north side living room.
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Beach Picture145 viewsFrom the collection of George Fish, grandson of keeper George Willis. Location unknown, thought to be Point Lookout Beach.
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Paul Sturgis as a Young Child353 viewsA very young Paul Sturgis has his picture taken in a sailor's uniform.

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Front Steps of Lighthouse396 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Looking northeast toward the Lighthouse369 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Raymond and Mary Hartzel in North Side Living Room376 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 Room340 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Bay Side View of Lighthouse334 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Looking SouthWest345 viewsNotice the interesting paint job on the lantern room.Feb 04, 2011
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North Side Living Room335 viewsFeb 04, 2011