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Point Lookout Lighthouse, prior to 2002 renovations762 viewsThe lighthouse trimmed in red. The 2002 remodel changed the color of the lighthouse to tan, as it would have appeared in 1927.44444
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Aerial View South712 viewsA picture of the lighthouse from the south.
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Point Lookout 1885, Closeup740 viewsThis is a picture of Point Lookout Lighthouse from the bay side after it was expanded in 1883. Notice the chimneys on each side of the lighthouse.
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Pt Lookout Lighthouse in the 1920s730 viewsPoint Lookout Lighthouse and various buildings behind and beside it. Lucille Nestler is a relative of one of the Lighthouse keepers of Point Lookout and has provided this photograph.

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714 viewsThis is one of the few known pictures of cupola that includes the fresnel lens. The caption in the article states: "The Point Lookout Lighthouse beacon stands guard to guide distressed ships in the night".

Special thanks to Charlie Kidd for sharing his copy of this newspaper, and to the Public Information office at Patuxent Naval Air Station (PAX) for supplying a higher resolution version.
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Open House 2001734 viewsWaiting line to enter the lighthouse during Open House 2001. More than 1400 people lined up to take a tour of the lighthouse. People showed up from near and far to tour the lighthouse on the one day a year that it is open to the public. The day was bright and sunny.
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Lithograph of Pt. Lookout from the 1800s- Closeup740 viewsThis is a closeup of a colored lithograph of Pt. Lookout from some time in the 1800's, probably after the Civil War.
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Lithograph of Point Lookout from the 1800s740 viewsThis is a colorized version of a lithograph from sometime in the 1800s.
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Point Lookout Post Card675 viewsA post card of Point Lookout, purchased by Raymond Hartzel while he was living in the lighthouse.
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1930 Close Up with Windmill665 viewsThis picture is taken from the south side looking north with the windmill visible in the middle of the picture. The lighthouse is in great shape at this time since it was remodelled in the late 1920s.
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Northside.jpg
718 viewsYou can clearly see the entrance to the basement and the flag pole in the yard. This flag pole was used for boat warning flags during heavy winds when Laura Berg lived in the lighthouse. This side is photographed most often because the public has access to this view, and this is the side you first see when driving toward the Lighthouse.

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Point Lookout Complex, Weather Station665 viewsThe U.S. Weather Service actually recorded temperature and other information from this site. Occasionally, someone from the U.S. Weather Service would actually come down to this site. The tower is still standing but is no longer operational

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