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Petit Manan Light
Near Milbridge, Maine
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Anderson, Maizie Freeman. "Lighthouse Girlhood." Down East, May 1962.

Bridgeport Telegram, October 25, 1961. "'Copter Rescues 3 Stranded 5 Days in Maine Lighthouse."

Caldwell, Bill. Lighthouses of Maine. Portland, ME: Gannett Books, 1986.

Campbell Construction Group promotional materials.

Crowninshield, Mary Bradford. All Among the Lighthouses. Boston: D. Lothrop Company, 1886.

Davis, Deborah. "New Lights from Old Towers." Island Journal, The Annual Publication of the Island Institute, volume seven.

Feller-Roth, Barbara. Lighthouses: A Guide to Many of Maine's Coastal and Offshore Guardians. Freeport, ME: DeLorme Mapping Company, 1988.

Harrison, Timothy. Lighthouses of the Sunrise County. East Machias, ME: FogHorn Publishing, 2008.

"Her's Was 'Longest' Classroom." Newspaper clipping, date and source unknown.

Hussey, Terry. A History of Milbridge, Maine. Milbridge Historical Society, 1993.

Johnson, Sanders R. "Maine Lighthouse Families Are Happy with New Way of Life." Portland Press Herald, November 7, 1950.

Lighthouse Digest, May 1999. "Memories of Life at Maine's Petit Manan Lighthouse."

Lighthouse Service Bulletin, October 1, 1929. "Keepers at Maine Lighthouse Assist Crew of Wrecked Canadian Schooner."

Monthly Weather Review, October 1917.

New York Times, January 9, 1889. "A Bark Wrecked."

New York Times, April 7, 1893. "The Wreck Sold for $360."

Portland Press Herald, "Petit Manan's is a fascinating tale woven through a century of Maine history." June 18, 1995.

Rich, Louise Dickinson. The Coast of Maine. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1956.

Shore Village Museum Newsletter #1-97, April 8, 1997.

Small, Connie. The Lighthouse Keeper's Wife. Orono, ME: The University of Maine Press, 1986.

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

Sterling, Robert Thayer. Lighthouses of the Maine Coast and the Men Who Keep Them. Brattleboro, VT: Stephen Daye Press, 1935.

Jeremy D'Entremont. Do not reproduce any images or text from this website without permission of the author.

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