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 Historical documents, photographs, and objects are categorized by subject.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

The first Ten Pound Island Lighthouse
Wheel of the "Jamestown"
Architectural plans for Pavilion Hotel, front elevation

Filed under: Pavilion Hotel »

1851 Map of the Towns of Gloucester and Rockport (detail showing wharves)
1859 Cape Ann Advertiser 12.2.1859
Water bucket from ship "Boston"
First Order Fresnel Lens for Thacher Island lighthouse beacon
J.F. Wonson & Co's Wharf, showing fish flakes

Filed under: Drying Fish »   //  Flake Yard »

Dorothy Little Stevens to F. H. Lane, Castine, 10.16.1851
Noah Brooks' Library
Subscription List and Mailing for "Castine, From Hospital Island" 1855
Citation: "Historical Materials." Fitz Henry Lane Online. Cape Ann Museum. (accessed September 22, 2023).
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