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New England Lighthouses: A Virtual Guide
Brant Point Light
Nantucket, Massachusetts
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Bliss, William Root. Quaint Nantucket. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1896.

Boston Globe, "Smallest Government Salary." February 18, 1900.

Boston Globe, "Busy Christmas for Keeper Joy of Nantucket's Harbor Lights." December 26, 1910.

Boston Globe, "Joy Jolts a Joyless Job." August 7, 1911.

Butler, Karen T. Nantucket Lights. Nantucket, Massachusetts: Mill Hill Press, 1996.

Claflin, James W. Historic Nantucket Lighthouses: Brant Point. Worcester, MA: Kenrick A. Claflin and Son, 2003.

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Davidson, Donald W. America's Landfall: The Lighthouses of Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard. West Dennis, Massachusetts: The Peninsula Press, 1993.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. "Coast Guard and Campbell Construction Restore Brant Point Light." Lighthouse Digest, November 2000.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. The Lighthouses of Massachusetts. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2007.

Gleason, Sarah C. Kindly Lights: A History of the Lighthouses of Southern New England. Boston, Massachusetts: Beacon Press, 1991.

Lighthouse Service Bulletin, "Brant Point Lighthouse, Nantucket, Mass., Second Lighthouse to Be Built in the United States." March 1939.

Macy, William F. The Story of Old Nantucket. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1915.

Mansfield (OH) News-Journal, "Famous Light 200 Years Old." April 16, 1934.

Massachusetts Historical Commission. Lighthouse Information Form for National Register application, 1981.

Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror, "Brant Point Lighthouse and the Changes Which Have Occurred There." October 12, 1907.

Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror, "Keeper of Brant Point Light Resigns." August 12, 1911.

New Hampshire Gazette and Historical Chronicle, "Extract from a Letter from Nantucket, March 9." March 25, 1774.

New York Times, August 5, 1867. "Nantucket."

Providence Journal, "Nantucket Light Keeper Quits." August 8, 1911.

Snow, Edward Rowe. Famous Lighthouses of New England. 1945. Updated edition (as The Lighthouses of New England), Beverly, MA.: Commonwealth Editions, 2002.

Starbuck, Alexander. The History of Nantucket. Boston: C. E. Goodspeed, 1924.

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