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Catalog Number 2017.008.020.003
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: Transciption of interview, notes, book pages, email correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, biography, obituary, and other information mentioned in chapters seven to thirteen in the book Hard Luck Coast.

The series for these documents ranges from 2017.008.020.003.001-2017.008.020.003.115C.

Object Name Archive
Collection Archival Collection
Category Documents
Date 1886-2009
People Delong, George W.
Leask, William
Lindstrom, John
Semones, JoAnn
Simpson, Asa Meade
Thompson, Joseph Lowes
Search Terms "Argonaut"
"City of Florence"
"Leenanaw"
"USS Delong"
"YP-636"
Lighthouse
Lighthouses
Point Montara
Point Montara Lighthouse
Semones, JoAnn
Shipwrecks
Shipwrecks "Argonaut"
Shipwrecks "City of Florence"
Shipwrecks "Leelanaw"
Shipwrecks "USS Delong"
Shipwrecks "YP-636"
Subjects Lighthouses
Shipwrecks