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Bangor Daily News, February 23, 1957. "Baker's Island Light Slated to Shine Again."

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Boston Globe, "Child Born in Open Boat During Storm." November 9, 1932.

Boston Globe, "Plan Off to Scrap Baker Island Light." December 12, 1991.

Crowninshield, Mary Bradford. All Among the Lighthouses. Boston: D. Lothrop Company, 1886.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. "Baker Island Light Station: Does it Have a Future?" Lighthouse Digest, April 2002.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. The Lighthouses of Maine. Beverly, Massachusetts: Commonwealth Editions, 2009.

Dwelley, Hugh L. Pioneer Settlers of the Cranberry Islands: The Gilleys of Baker Island and Islesford, Maine. Islesford Historical Society, Occasional Paper No. 10, November 1998.

Eliot, Charles W. John Gilley: One of the Forgotten Millions. Bar Harbor, ME: Acadia Publishing Company, 1989.

Feller-Roth, Barbara. Lighthouses: A Guide to Many of Maine's Coastal and Offshore Guardians. Freeport, ME: DeLorme Mapping Company, 1988.

McLane, Charles B. Islands of the Mid-Maine Coast: Vol. II: Mount Desert to Machias Bay. Falmouth, ME: Kennebec River Press, Inc., 1989.

Snow, Edward Rowe. Lighthouses of New England. New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1973.

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

Trotter, Bill. "Park works to preserve Baker Island’s history, structures." Bangor Daily News, October 7, 2009.

White, William Chapman. "Word from the Wickies." Newport Daily News, September 8, 1953.

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

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