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Fort Pickering Light
Winter Island, Salem, Massachusetts
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Boston Globe, "Salem Man at Last Sees Movies." January 19, 1919.

Boston Globe, "Plow Reaches Coast Guards." January 26, 1935.

Boston Herald, "Coast Guard hangar erected at Salem." November 26, 1934.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. "Fort Pickering Light restored." Lighthouse Digest, July 1999.

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

Dineen, J. K. "Local Business Prepares to Repair Lighthouse." Salem Evening News, April 14, 1999.

Lighthouse Digest, June 1994.

Perley, Sidney. History of Salem. Salem, MA: Sidney Perley, 1924.

Reports of the U.S. Lighthouse Board, 1872 - 1909, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office.

Salem Evening News, "Keeper of Winter Island Light Retires after 37 Years' Duty." January 4, 1919.

Salem Evening News, "Winter Island Light Keeper's Pretty Romance." January 16, 1919.

Salem Evening News, "Light Keeper at Winter Island for 38 Years Has Died." July 9, 1919.

Salem Evening News, "Wife of Keeper of Winter Island Lighthouse Dies." April 20, 1920.

Salem Evening News, "Rotarians Hold Meeting Yesterday at Fort Pickering on Winter Island; An Interesting History by Park Comm." August 7, 1932.

Salem Evening News, "And Now, for the Lighthouse." November 30, 1982.

Salem Evening News, "Lighthouse Will Be Used Again, with Help." June 9, 1983.

Snow, Edward Rowe. The Lighthouses of New England. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2002.

Jeremy D'Entremont. Do not reproduce any part of this website without permission of the author.

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