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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 Historical documents, photographs, and objects are categorized by subject.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.

Water bucket from ship "Boston"
Subscription List and Mailing for "Castine, From Hospital Island" 1855
Noah Brooks' Library
Architectural plans for Pavilion Hotel, front elevation

Filed under: Pavilion Hotel »

1851 Map of the Towns of Gloucester and Rockport (detail showing wharves)
First Order Fresnel Lens for Thacher Island lighthouse beacon
Dorothy Little Stevens to F. H. Lane, Castine, 10.16.1851
The first Ten Pound Island Lighthouse
J.F. Wonson & Co's Wharf, showing fish flakes

Filed under: Drying Fish »   //  Flake Yard »

1859 Cape Ann Advertiser 12.2.1859
Wheel of the "Jamestown"
Citation: "Historical Materials." Fitz Henry Lane Online. Cape Ann Museum. (accessed October 23, 2019).
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