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Catalog Number 2017.008.020.002
Scope & Content The documents within this collection were complied and used to conduct research on Point Montara Lighthouse by JoAnn Semones for her book, Hard Luck Coast. Items in collection include: Articles by JoAnn Semones, biography, obituaries, letter and email correspondence, transcription of interviews, notes, book pages, postcards, text excerpt, magazine articles, newspaper clippings, and other information mentioned in the first six chapters of the book Hard Luck Coast. Original of copied item 2017. is located under 81-29 in SMCHA archives.

The series for these documents ranges from 2017.

Object Name Archive
Collection Archival Collection
Category Documents
Date 1853-2015
People Aspinwell, William H.
Blanchard, William H.
Gonzales, John E.
Gonzales, John E., Jr.
Herriman, James Rich
McGlivery, Henry
Nye, Gideon Jr.
Pendleton, Phineas II
Semones, JoAnn
Webb, William H.
Search Terms "Aculeo"
"Alice Buck"
"Rydal Hall"
Gonzales, John E.
Gonzales, John E., Jr.
Isabelita Hyne
Pacific Mail Steamship Company
Point Montara
Point Montara Lighthouse
Rydal Hall (Ship)
Semones, JoAnn
Shipwrecks "Acuelo"
Shipwrecks "Alice Buck"
Shipwrecks "Colorado"
Shipwrecks "Elfin A. Kniper"
Shipwrecks "Isabelita Hyne"
Shipwrecks "Rydal Hall"
Subjects Lighthouses