|Repository:||G. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic Seaport|
|Creator:||Bonney, P. A., collector|
|Title:||Collection of P. A. Bonney|
|Abstract:||This collection is composed of post cards, clippings, and articles pertaining to American and foreign lighthouses. Included is a typed volume which presents the history of various lighthouses in America, England, Australia, and Canada. A limited amount of material on lightships is also included.|
Restrictions on Access
Available for use in the Manuscripts Division
Restrictions on Use
Various copying restriction apply. Guidelines are available from the Manuscripts Division.
This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the G. W. Blunt White Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Corporate Bodies (Including Vessels):
United States.–Coast Guard
Coll. 134, Manuscripts Collection, G. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc.
The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.
|U. S. Lighthouses|
|1||1||U. S. Lighthouses: California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana|
|2||U. S. Lighthouses: Maine|
|3||U. S. Lighthouses: Massachusetts 1 (Annisquam-Great Point)|
|4||U. S. Lighthouses: Massachusetts 2 (Highland-Wood End)|
|5||U. S. Lighthouses: Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi|
|6||U. S. Lighthouses: New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina|
|7||U. S. Lighthouses: Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin|
|2||1||Foreign Lighthouses: Ascension Island-France|
|2||Foreign Lighthouses: England|
|3||Foreign Lighthouses: Galapagos, Chatham Islands-Union of South Africa|
|Miscellaneous Lighthouses and Lightships|
|2||4||Lighthouses: related miscellaneous clippings and articles, plus 20 page handwritten description of lights at New London, Plum Island, Orient Point, etc.|
|5||Lightships: related clippings, articles, and photos|
|6||Plates pertaining primarily to lighthouses and their construction|
|7||Plates pertaining to lighthouses and their construction|
|1||Typed historical sketches of various lighthouses in the U. S., Canada, England and Australia|