Long Tail Point Lighthouse | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society


Long Tail Point Lighthouse


Second Long Tail Point lighthouse, built in 1859.


Image ID: 31660

Creation Date: 1890 ca.

Creator Name: Straubel, Frederick L.G.

City: Green Bay

County: Brown

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Straubel, Frederick L. G., 1861-1938 : Frederick L. G. papers, 1897-1969

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, b/w copy

Original Format Number: (s85)45

Original Dimensions: 4 x 5 inches


This structure replaced a stone lighthouse built in 1847. See Image ID 31663. Captain George A. Gaylord was appointed keeper in 1880.


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