The United States Lighthouse Board was the second agency of the US Federal
Government, under the Department of Treasury, responsible for the construction
Annual Report of the Light-House Board to the of the Treasury for the Year 1868
... Putnam, George R. Lighthouses and Lightships of the United States ...
After Lewis had outfitted all of America's lighthouses in 1815 the government
started ... The board reported that the arrangements in force for the managing of
Brian Deans is a longtime member of the Society and a Board member since
2004. ... Eshelman was co-author of "The Maritime Heritage of the United States ...
The United States Lighthouse Board of 1852 In 1852 Congress created a nine-
member Lighthouse Board, and a new era in American lighthouse construction ...
Mar 15, 2004 ... The Board was further empowered to divide the coast of the United States into
twelve lighthouse districts, with an army or navy officer assigned ...
Families Donate Rare Artifacts to Museum of Lighthouse History ... of the Board of
the U. S. Lighthouse Board; numerous old lighthouse advertising items, ... dozen
original documents of the United States Lighthouse Service that was dissolved ...
... Records of the United States Coast Guard (unpublished, National Archives,
1963). ... The records are arranged alphabetically by state, and then numerically
by ... RG 26, NC-31, Series 1, Journal of the Lighthouse Board, May 20, 1851-Jan
The Official Register of the United States, a directory of employees published by
... include information about lighthouse keepers, inspectors, Lighthouse Board ...
1716 - First lighthouse built in the United States was Boston Lighthouse built on
Little ... Board was created to oversee all of the lighthouses in the United States.