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Hog Island Shoal Lighthouse, Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island, circa 1907-1909

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Alternate title:Hog Island Shoal Light House Southwest from Bristol. Narragansett Bay, R. I.
Summary:Hog Island Shoal Lighthouse southwest from Bristol, Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island, circa 1907-1909. Postmark date: August 22, 1909; Postcard number: A 7848; Message included. Message reads: "Dear Miss C - I have sent so many cards that I do not remember which I have sent to you. So if you get two of the same kind, you'll take it to mean that my thoughts of you, from continual indulgence in them, have become so confused as to temporarily unbalance me."
Printing place:Europe
German Empire
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Zone :Hog Island (R.I.)
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Rhode Island
Geographical subject – Settlement:Narragansett Pier
Topical subjects:Lighthouses
Bays (Bodies of water)
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Agriculture, Environment, Conservation, the Natural World
Copyright holder:Public domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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