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Boston Globe, "Anchors Held." February 12, 1895.

Boston Globe, "Great Damage." December 3, 1898.

Boston Globe, "Four Men in Peril." December 5, 1907.

Boston Globe, "Aground in Harbor." January 2, 1914.

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

Galluzo, John J. "Lighthouse keeper's lot was often lonely, sometimes lively." The Hull Times, March 26, 1998.

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

Kales, Emily and David Kales. All About the Boston Harbor Islands. Hingham, MA: Hewitt Cove Publishing Company, 1989.

Lighthouse Service Bulletin, August 1, 1929. "Narrows Light Station fire."

Mikal, Alan. Exploring Boston Harbor. North Quincy, MA: The Christopher Publishing House, 1973.

New York Times, "Boy's 200 Pennies Dug Up in Ruins of Dad's Lighthouse." June 29, 1929.

Scientific American, "New Lighthouse." September 13, 1856.

Snow, Edward Rowe. The Islands of Boston Harbor. Andover, MA: The Andover Press, 1935.

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

Snow, Edward Rowe. The Romance of Boston Bay. Boston: The Yankee Publishing Company, 1944.

Sweetser, M.F. King's Handbook of Boston Harbor. Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1882.

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

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