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Brandywine Shoal Lighthouse in Delaware Bay, Delaware

1901-1920PrintcolorJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

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Summary:Brandywine Shoal Lighthouse in the Delaware Bay, Delaware. In the background is a two-masted sailboat. The reverse of the postcard has the printed text "Brandywine Shoal Light. On Brandywine Shoal, Del., 7/8 mile from its lower end, and on the easterly side of the main channel in the lower part of Delaware Bay."
Provider:Hugh C. Leighton Co.
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:Europe
Germany
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maine
Place of origin – Settlement:Portland
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Delaware
Geographical subject – Settlement:Delaware Bay
Topical subjects:Sailing Ships
Lighthouses
Beacons
Genre:Postcards
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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