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Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
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"Beacon of Love." Cape Cod Times, January 2, 1998.

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

D'Entremont, Jeremy. "Edgartown Lighthouse Now Serves as a Children's Memorial." Lighthouse Digest, July 2004.

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

Giordano, Alice. "Children's 'light' is set to shine: Vineyard beacon to be memorial to young victims." Boston Globe, July 14, 2001.

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

"Historical Society announces plans to renovate lighthouses of the island." Vineyard Gazette, July 3, 1998.

Hough, Henry Beetle. To the Harbor Light. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1976.

Huntington, Gale. An Introduction to Martha's Vineyard.  Oak Bluffs, MA: Martha's Vineyard Printing Company, 1969.

Lovewell, Mark Alan. "Clean Coast Guard Crew Will Refurbish the Edgartown Light." Vineyard Gazette, October 4, 1985.

Merchant, Mark. "Beacon of Love." Cape Cod Times. January 2, 1998.

Railton, Arthur R. Walking Tour of Historic Edgartown. Edgartown, MA: Dukes County Historical Society, 1988.

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

Vineyard Gazette, "Agree to Keep Harbor Light if Desired." July 26, 1938.

Vineyard Gazette, "Revoke Promise to Save Harbor Light." August 9, 1938.

Vineyard Gazette, "Clean Coast Guard crew will refurbish the Edgartown Light." October 4, 1985.

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