Rhode Island Lighthouses

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Allen, Everett S. A Wind to Shake the World: The Story of the 1938 Hurricane. Boston: Little. Brown and Company, 1976.

Bachand, Robert G. Northeast Lights: Lighthouse and Lightships, Rhode Island to Cape May, New Jersey. Norwalk: Sea Sports Publications, 1989.

Briedenbaugh, Carl. Peter Harrison First American Architect. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carilina Press, 1949.

Champlin, Richard L. "Rhode Island First Lighthouse." Newport History 43 (1970): 49-64.

Gleason, Sarah C. Kindly Lights: A History of the Lighthouses of Southern New England. Boston:Beacon Press, 1991.

Karen, Varoujan Beavertail Lighthouse In Use, Delopment and History from 1749. Charleston:BookSurge, 2008.

Minsinger, William Elliott, comp. The 1938 Hurricane: A Historical and Pictorial Summary. Randolph Center: Greenhills Books. 1988.

United States Lighthouse Service. Annual Reports. Washington: GPO, 1838-1905.