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Point Atkinson Lighthouse: Maintaining the Light
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This is a page from the visitors' book  of 1935.
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Light keepers meticulously recorded the amount of fuel used by the fog alarm.
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This is a list of every stamp used between January and July.
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This is the first page of the 1973 lease agreement.
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Standard Marine Distress Signals
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A license document for the Point Atkinson lighthouse.
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Lighthouse fire extinguisher
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Poster of a lightkeepers' tools
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Bench grinder. Lightkeepers kept a variety of tools to assist them in the upkeep of the lighthouse.
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Hooked tool used by light keepers in maintenance of the lighthouse.
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Rasps and other tools used by light keepers in the daily maintenance of the lighthouse.
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Screw plate tools used by lightkeepers in the daily maintenance of the lighthouse.
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Tools used by lightkeeper in the daily maintenance of the lighthouse.
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Photo of cabinets in the lighthouse
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Tools used by lightkeepers in daily maintenance of the lighthouse.
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Work table used by light keepers.
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Page from the keeper's log describing Grafton's death.
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Lightkeepers were required to keep the lighthouse in good condition.
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