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Tarpaulin Cove Light
Naushon Island, Massachusetts
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Clark, Admont G. Lighthouses of Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket - Their History and Lore. East Orleans, Massachusetts: Parnassus Imprints, 1992.

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

Davidson, Donald W. Lighthouses of New England from the Maritimes to Montauk. Secaucus, New Jersey: The Wellfleet Press, 1990.

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

Emerson, Amelia Forbes. Early History of Naushon Island. Boston, Massachusetts: Thomas Todd Company, 1935.

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

Jacobsen, Dorothy. "Life in Lighthouse Switch on Lighthouse Keeping." Undated article from Quincy Patriot Ledger. (circa 1960s)

Lighthouse Digest, "The Tarpaulin Cove Lighthouse." May 2003.

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

Washington Post, "On the Rocks in a Gale." November 14, 1904.

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

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