New Jersey Lighthouse Postcards &

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  • Absecon Lighthouse , Atlantic City, N.J.
  • Absecon Lighthouse , Atlantic City, N.J., in its orange-black-orange daymark colors. Circa 1931.  From the collection of Kim Ruth.
  • Absecon Lighthouse circa 1907.  From the collection of Kim Ruth.
  • Absecon Lighthouse and surrounding neighborhood, circa 1908. From the collection of Kim Ruth
  • Barnegat Lighthouse , at northern tip of Long Beach Island, Barnegat Light, N.J., circa 1912..
  • Billingsport Front Range Lighthouse, aka the Tinicum Front Range Light, Paulsboro, N.J.  Postmarked September 22, 1908. From the collection of Jim Gowdy.
  • Brandywine Shoal Screwpile, Delaware Bay, N.J. From the Collection of "Lighthouse Lady" Carole Reily.
  • Burlington "Lighthouse", on the Delaware River in Burlington New Jersey. From the collection of Kim Ruth.
  • Cape May Lighthouse , circa 1908-1915. Note the horse and buggy at the bottom of the tower. From the collection of Kim Ruth.
  • Cape May Lighthouse , circa 1934. Note the two Keeper's cottages. From the collection of Kim Ruth.
  • Chapel Hill Lighthouse , postmarked April 15, 1909. This card shows the daymarks to the left and right of the lighthouse. The obverse of the card is interesting in that the message is from the Keeper of the Chapel Hill Lighthouse to the Keeper of the Gould Island Lighthouse, Newport, Rhode Island. From the collection of Kim Ruth.
  • Cohansey Lighthouse , circa 1908, Greenwich, Delaware Bay, N.J.
  • Conover Beacon , Leonardo, N.J. (Pre-1941 tower).
  • Cross Ledge Lighthouse , Delaware Bay, N.J.
  • Cross Ledge Lighthouse , Delaware Bay, N.J.
  • East Point Lighthouse , mouth of Maurice River, N.J., a real photo card.
  • Finns Point Rear Range Light, Pennsville, N.J. Postcard is postmarked 7-29-1915. From the collection of Jim Gowdy.
  • Fort Mifflin Bar Rear Range Light, Billingsport, N.J. Postcard is postmarked 7-XX-1908.
  • Great Beds Lighthouse at night, off Perth Amboy, N.J., circa 1914. From the collection of Katharine House.
  • Great Beds? Lighthouse and Steamer Seabird off Perth Amboy, N.J.
  • Hereford Inlet Lighthouse , North Wildwood, N.J., circa 1908. From the collection of Steve Martarano.
  • Ludlum Beach Lighthouse , Sea Isle City, New Jersey. From the collection of Kim Ruth.
  • Maurice River Cove Lighthouse, at the mouth of the Maurice River, Delaware Bay, N.J. Undivided back card, publisher unknown. From the collection of Jim Gowdy.
  • Miah Maull Shoal Lighthouse, Delaware Bay, New Jersey.
  • Pt. Comfort (Bayside Beacon) , Keansburg, NJ.. From the collection of Bill Burket.
  • Pt. Comfort (Bayside Beacon) , Keansburg, NJ.
  • Pt. Comfort Lighthouse,(Bayside Beacon) , N.J., distant view, circa 1907. The card is printed a little crooked. From the collection of Katharine House.
  • Sandy Hook West Beacon, 1898-1901, a Private Mailing Card. From the collection of Steve Martarano.
  • Ship John Shoal Lighthouse, Delaware Bay, New Jersey.Note the 3 mast vessel in background and keeper's. From the collection of Jim Gowdy.
  • Tinicum Rear Range Light, Paulsboro, N.J. Postcard is postmarked 7-29-1915. From the collection of Jim Gowdy.
  • Waackaack Rear Range Light (The rear light that worked with Pt. Comfort). Also called the Keansburg Lighthouse. From the collection of Bill Burket.
  • Waackaack Rear Range Light (The rear light that worked with Pt. Comfort). From the collection of Bill Burket.
  •          All postcards are from the collections of NJLHS members:
             Steve Martorano, Katherine House, Rich Hellenbrecht, Kim Ruth, Jim Gowdy, Bill Burket &  'The Lighthouse Lady' Carole Reily.
    2005 NJLHS
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