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Woods Hole, Massachusetts
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Boston Globe, "Fear It Would Disturb Them." May 23, 1910.

Boston Globe, "Guides Thousands of Ships." July 30, 1911.

Boston Globe, "Piles on Ledge on Clear Night." August 5, 1911.

Boston Globe, "Wife and Children Gone." October 24, 1911.

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