Photo, Print, Drawing Lighthouse, Barnegat Light, New Jersey
About this Item
- Lighthouse, Barnegat Light, New Jersey
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-, photographer
Created / Published
- [between 1980 and 2006]
- - United States--New Jersey--Barnegat Light
- - America
- - Lighthouses
- - Barnegat Light
- - Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images.
- - Barnegat Light was commissioned on January 1, 1859. The tower light was 165 feet above sea level and the lighthouse itself was four times taller than the original. The new light was a first-order flashing Fresnel lens, which stood about 12 feet tall. The current lighthouse is really two towers in one: the exterior conical tower covers a cylindrical tower on the inside.
- - Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer.
- - Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
- - Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2011; (DLC/PP-2011:124).
- - Forms part of the Selects Series in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- 1 transparency : color ; 4 x 5 in. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-HS503- 868 (ONLINE) [P&P]
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946- Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- highsm 12129 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.12129
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-highsm-12129 (digital file from original) LC-HS503-868 (color film transparency)
- No known restrictions on publication.
Additional Metadata Formats
IIIF Presentation Manifest
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- Call Number: LC-HS503- 868 (ONLINE) [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Lighthouse, Barnegat Light, New Jersey. New Jersey United States Barnegat Light, None. [Between 1980 and 2006] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2011630325/.
APA citation style:
Highsmith, C. M., photographer. Lighthouse, Barnegat Light, New Jersey. New Jersey United States Barnegat Light, None. [Between 1980 and 2006] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2011630325/.
MLA citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Lighthouse, Barnegat Light, New Jersey. [Between 1980 and 2006] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2011630325/>.