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Portland Head Lighthouse, Fort Williams Park, Maine
Portland Head Lighthouse is one of the “Most Photographed Lighthouses”. Built in 1791, Portland Lighthouse was the first lighthouse completed under President George Washington. His Secretary of Treasury, Alexander Hamilton, personally administered lighthouses. Poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, a native of Portland Maine, visited Portland Head Lighthouse several times.
Little Red Lighthouse, New York
Jeffrey's Hook Lighthouse is featured in the book "The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge" by Hildegarde W. Swift and Lynd Ward. The story was so compelling that it inspired hundreds of children to write letters that saved the lighthouse.
Brant Point Lighthouse, Nantucket, Massachusetts
Brant Point Lighthouse is New England's shortest lighthouse and the site of America's second oldest lighthouse. The current lighthouse was built in 1901. The lighthouses is also famous for being rebuilt more any other lighthouse in the United States. This beautiful lighthouse art captures the beauty and simplicity of the lighthouse.
New Canal Lighthouse, New Orleans, Louisiana
With five female keepers, New Canal Lighthouse in New Orleans may hold record for the most female light keepers in the United States. The current Lighthouse is a replica built after severe damage from Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita in 2005. The wood from the 1890 lighthouse is now a part of the current lighthouse. The lighthouse art painting captures the beauty and resolve of the lighthouse.
Cape Florida Lighthouse, Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, Florida
Often ranked as one of the top 10 beaches in the US, Cape Florida State Park has it all. Palm trees offer an idyllic setting for kayaking, swimming & exploring nature. The beautiful lighthouse art captures the iconic Cape Florida after a week of rain. The Lighthouse is the oldest structure in South Florida.
Gay Head Lighthouse, Aquinnah, Martha’s Vineyard
The Gay Head Cliffs in the town of Aquinnah on Martha's Vineyard are so spectacular that they make it to the bucket list. One light keeper according to a newspaper article, retired on disability due to "visitor-itis!" There's a shot of the Gay Head Lighthouse in the Academy Award thriller, "Jaws" in 1975. The my lighthouse art painting captures the historic 2015 move of the lighthouse.