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Thimble Shoal Lighthouse, Hampton Roads, Virginia, circa 1907-1914

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Alternate title:Thimble Shoal Light, Va.
Summary:A postcard depicting the Thimble Shoal Lighthouse near Hampton Roads, Virginia circa 1907-1914. Caption reads, "Thimble Shoal Light. In 11 feet of water, on the shoalest part of Thimble Shoal, Va., off The Horseshoe, Chesapeake Bay, northerly side of the channel to Hampton Roads."
Provider:Hugh C. Leighton Co.
Printing place:Europe
German Empire
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Hampton
Temporal subject: 1901-2000
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Hampton
Topical subjects:Waterfronts
Bodies of water
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
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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