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Hallett, Richard. "Mopping up the Thoroughfares." Technology Review, December 1939.

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Rich, Louise Dickinson. The Maine Coast. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1956.

Small, Connie. The Lighthouse Keeper's Wife. Orono, ME: The University of Maine Press, 1986.

Small, Connie. Personal interview, June 1998.

Snow, Edward Rowe. The Lighthouses of New England. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2002.

Sterling, Robert Thayer. Lighthouses of the Maine Coast and the Men Who Keep Them. Brattleboro, VT: Stephen Daye Press, 1935.

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Willoughby, Malcolm F. Lighthouses of New England. Boston: T.O. Metcalf Company, 1929.

Jeremy D'Entremont. Do not reproduce any images or text from this website without permission of the author.

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