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Historical Materials

This section of the website contains information on people, places, events, and industries related to Lane's pictures. Historical documents, photographs, and objects are categorized by subject. Click on a name from a list below to see an entry.

Wheel of the "Jamestown"
1859 Cape Ann Advertiser 12.2.1859
Dorothy Little Stevens to F. H. Lane, Castine, 10.16.1851
Architectural plans for Pavilion Hotel, front elevation

Filed under: Pavilion Hotel »

First Order Fresnel Lens for Thacher Island lighthouse beacon
Noah Brooks' Library
J.F. Wonson & Co's Wharf, showing fish flakes

Filed under: Drying Fish »   //  Flake Yard »

1851 Map of the Towns of Gloucester and Rockport (detail showing wharves)
Water bucket from ship "Boston"
The first Ten Pound Island Lighthouse
Subscription List and Mailing for "Castine, From Hospital Island" 1855
Citation: "Historical Materials." Fitz Henry Lane Online. Cape Ann Museum. (accessed June 4, 2023).
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