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Catalog Number 2017.008.016.001
Scope & Content The documents within this collection were complied and used for conducting research about Pigeon Point Lighthouse by JoAnn Semones for her book, Whales, Wharves & Warfare. Items in collection include: letter correspondence, biographies, notes, photos, newspaper clippings, magazine and website articles, an article by Mitchell P. Postel in La Peninsula [2017.008.016.001.030], obituaries, pamphlet, historical structure report, genealogy family history on the Marstons and other documents that were used for the first five chapters of Whalers, Wharves & Warfare.

The series for these documents ranges from 2017.008.016.001.001-2017.008.016.001.110E.

Object Name Archive
Collection Archival Collection
Category Documents
Date 1916-2016
People Alvarado, Juan Bautista
Barrow, Julia
Castro, José
Castro, Juan B.
Coburn, Loren
Davidson, George
Denniston, James
Graham, Isaac
Houghton, Barbara
Marston, Phineas Frost
Postel, Mitchell P.
Semones, JoAnn
Steele Family
Steele, Edgar Willis
Steele, General Frederick
Steele, George
Search Terms Alvarado, Juan Bautista
Barrow, Julia
Coburn, Loren
Denniston, James
Graham, Isaac
Houghton, Barbara
Lighthouse
Lighthouses
Pigeon Point
Pigeon Point Lighthouse
Pigeon Point Whaling Company
Pigeon Point Whaling Station
Postel, Mitchell P.
Semones, JoAnn
Shipwreck
Shipwrecks
Steele Brothers
Steele Family
Steele, Edgar Willis
Steele, General Frederick
Steele, George
Whaleman's Harbor
Subjects Lighthouses
Whaling