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The keeper of Lime Rock : the remarkable true story of Ida Lewis, America's most celebrated lighthouse keeper

Author: Lenore Skomal
Publisher: Philadelphia : Running Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The life of Ida Lewis, America's first official female lighthouse keeper and the first woman to win a Congressional Medal.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Ida Lewis; Ida Lewis
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lenore Skomal
ISBN: 0762413093 9780762413096 076241538X 9780762415380
OCLC Number: 49527794
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Description: 149 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Contents: Propelled to Notoriety --
In the Beginning --
The First Rescue --
The Summer of '69 --
Keeping the Wick --
The Rescues Continue: The Second, Third, and Fourth --
Losing Heart --
A Solitary Life (1881-1911) --
In Death, Beloved --
Epilogue: Ida Lewis Lighthouse.
Responsibility: by Lenore Skomal.
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The life of Ida Lewis, America's first official female lighthouse keeper and the first woman to win a Congressional Medal.

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