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Logbooks of Lighthouses, compiled 1872 - 1944

ARC Identifier 559753 / MLR Number A1 80

Series from Record Group 26: Records of the U.S. Coast Guard, 1785 - 2005

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Creator(s):Department of Commerce. Bureau of Lighthouses. (1913 - 07/01/1939)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Textual Records

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Inclusive Dates:1872 - 1944
Part Of:Record Group 26: Records of the U.S. Coast Guard, 1785 - 2005
Arrangement:Arranged alphabetically by name of lighthouse, thereunder in chronological order.
Function and Use:Lighthouse keepers and assistant keepers maintained these logbooks as a full record of station activities, written up at the end of each watch.
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Specific Records Type(s):Ships' logs
Variant Control Number(s):HMS/MLR Entry Number: A1 80
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