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Monomoy Point Light
Near Chatham, Massachusetts
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Ballou, G. H. "Monomoy." Harper's New Monthly Magazine, February 1864.

Beyle, Noel. "Monomoy Point Light." The Cape Codder, August 27, 1999.

Bragg, Mary Ann. "Brighter days ahead for Monomoy." Cape Cod Times, November 19, 2009.

Chapman, Cate. "Historic Monomoy Point Lighthouse." The Cape Codder, September 25, 1987.

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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. The Lighthouses of Massachusetts. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2007.

Essex Register, "Notice to Mariners." December 17, 1823.

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Jennings, Harold B. A Lighthouse Family. Orleans, MA: Lower Cape Publishing Company, 1989.

Jones, Maro. B. "Excerpts from Diary of Maro B. Jones." Typescript at Chatham Historical Society.

Massachusetts Audubon Society. Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge. Cape Cod, MA: Massachusetts Audubon Society, 1972.

Mitchell, Henry. Monomoy and Its Shoals. Boston: Wright and Potter, 1887.

Roscoe, Lee Stephanie. Dreaming Monomoy's Past, Walking its Present. Brewster, MA: Woodlee Outlaw Press, 1995.

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

Snow, Edward Rowe. A Pilgrim Returns to Cape Cod. Boston, Massachusetts: Yankee Publishing Company, 1946.

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, clippings file.

"The Three Sisters of Monomoy." 1904 newspaper article; exact date and source unknown.

Willoughby, Malcolm F. Lighthouses of New England. Boston, Massachusetts: T.O. Metcalf Company, 1929.

Wood, Tim. "Funds Still Being Sought to Revamp Monomoy Light." Cape Cod Chronicle, January 15, 1987.

Wood, Tim. "Society to Restore Monomoy Light." Cape Cod Chronicle, March 12, 1987.

Wood, Tim. "Monomoy Lighthouse Gets a Facelift." Cape Cod Chronicle, December 22, 1988.

Wood, Tim. "Monomoy Lighthouse Renovations to Begin in the Fall." Cape Cod Chronicle, September 3, 1987.

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

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