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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 18 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 314 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 568 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 304 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 482 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 566 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 554 times

 

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Sturgis Brothers362 viewsThe boys from left to right: Paul, Jack and Wally and Blondie.
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On the Steps of the Lighthouse325 views
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Back of Picture August1924155 viewsPoint Lookout Md. August 1924
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Landscape258 views
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Cora Yeatman Milking a Cow614 viewsCora Yeatman looks on while a cow is milked. Photo courtesy of Francis Hart.

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Neighbors Across Time672 viewsNeighbors across time: Eunice Metivier Knott standing at the south side kitchen entrance where she once lived; Laura Berg standing at the north side kitchen entrance where she lived some years later. This picture was taken during the 2004 Open House. Robert Hall interviewed Mrs. Knott at the open house on November 7, 2004, and scanned in her family pictures. The full interview is available on this website.

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Beach at the Lighthouse280 views
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Bay Side View of Lighthouse369 views

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Front Steps of Lighthouse431 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Looking northeast toward the Lighthouse405 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Raymond and Mary Hartzel in North Side Living Room411 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 Room378 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Bay Side View of Lighthouse369 viewsFeb 04, 2011
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Looking SouthWest375 viewsNotice the interesting paint job on the lantern room.Feb 04, 2011
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North Side Living Room364 viewsFeb 04, 2011