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Point Atkinson Lighthouse: Maintaining the Light
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Page from 1878 survey of area that became West Vancouver, showing the buildings at Point Atkinson.
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A copy of the rules and instructions for light keepers
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Pg 7 of the Rules and Instructions for Light Keepers told lightkeepers how to take care of the light
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Page 16 of the light keeper's manual
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Page 19 of the light keepers' manual
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A page of a lightkeeper's inventory from 1907.
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Lighthouse inventory 1912
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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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Poster of a lightkeepers' tools
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Page from the keeper's log describing Grafton's death.
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Engine room diary recording use of the fog horn engine.
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Inside of invitation to ceremony to designate Point Atkinson Lighthouse a National Historic Site.
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Map of Lighthouse Park from 1973 lease.
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Map of Vancouver's Coastal Defenses.
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