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Catalog Number 2017.008.021.002
Scope & Content The documents within this collection were complied and used to conduct shipwreck research on Point Sur Lighthouse by JoAnn Semones for her book Sea of Troubles. Items in collection include: Resource summary, list of ships, keeper information, newspaper clippings, magazine article, newsletter articles, images, website articles, biographies, and other information mentioned in the introduction, and the first two chapters of Sea of Troubles.

The series for these documents ranges from 2017.
Object Name Archive
Collection Archival Collection
Category Documents
Date 1875-2012
People Alvarado, Juan Bautista
Astrom, John W.
Henderson, Thomas
Ingersoll, John F.
Leland, Herman D.
Nagal, August A.
Nelson, Peter C.
Owens, William (Bill)
Perkins, George C.
Semones, JoAnn
Search Terms Lighthouse
Pacific Mail Steamship Company
Semones, JoAnn
Subjects Lighthouses