Long Island Head Light Bibliography
Baker, William A. A History of the Boston Marine Society 1742-1967. Boston, Massachusetts: Boston Marine Society, 1968.
Boston Commercial Gazette, "Long Island Head Light House, in Boston Harbour." November 18, 1819.
Boston Globe,"Anchors Held." February 12, 1895.
Christian Register, "Cast Iron Light-House." May 4, 1844.
D'Entremont, Jeremy. The Lighthouses of Massachusetts. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2007.
Essex Register, September 29, 1825.
Gleason, Sarah C. Kindly Lights: A History of the Lighthouses of Southern New England. Boston: Beacon Press, 1991.
Independent Chronicle and Boston Patriot, April 21, 1821.
Kales, Emily and David Kales. All About the Boston Harbor Islands. Hingham, Massachusetts: Hewitt Cove Publishing Company, 1989.
Pittsfield Sun, May 2, 1821.
Snow, Edward Rowe. Famous Lighthouses of New England. 1945. Updated edition (as The Lighthouses of New England), Beverly, MA.: Commonwealth Editions, 2002.
Snow, Edward Rowe. The Islands of Boston Harbor. 1935. Updated edition, Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2002.
Snow, Edward Rowe. The Romance of Boston Bay. Boston: Yankee Publishing Company, 1944.
Stark, James H. Illustrated History of Boston Harbor. Boston: Photo-Electrotype Company, 1879.
Sullivan, Robert F. Shipwrecks and Nautical Lore of Boston Harbor, Chester, CT: The Globe Pequot Press, 1990.
Sweetser, M.F. King's Handbook of Boston Harbor. Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1882.