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Scrapbooks of Althea Boxell (1/19/1910 - 10/4/1988), Book 10, Page 48

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Title:
Scrapbooks of Althea Boxell (1/19/1910 - 10/4/1988), Book 10, Page 48
Description:
Two color postcard photos of Wood End Light, one from 1906, and a newspaper account of the keeper, Phillip Smith, who received the highest awards for the best kept lighthouse in the district for 5 years in a row. A second article about Marion H. Smith, his wife, who died in 1956 at age 94. Two more articles.....one about Wood End Light becoming automated and another about repairs that had to be done due to a lightning strike.
Format:
Newspapers
Location:
Provincetown History Preservation Project
Collection (local):
John Dowd Althea Boxell Collection
Subjects:
Barnstable County (Mass.) History
Cape Cod (Mass.) History
Fishing villages
Fishing villages--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Highland Light
Highland Light (U.S)
Lifesaving stations--Massachusetts
Lifesaving stations--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Provincetown (Mass.)--History--20th century
Race Point--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Shipwrecks
Shipwrecks--Massachusetts--Cape Cod region
Shipwrecks--Massachusetts--Provincetown
United States Navy
Boxell, Althea
Places:
MassachusettsBarnstable (county)Provincetown
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Language:
English
Identifier:
dwd_001_010-048