St. Croix River Lighthouse Maine Cabinet Photo 1885 USLHE USLHS
Extremely rare cabinet photo of the first St. Croix River Lighthouse in Maine that was built in 1857 and demolished in 1901 and replaced by a similar structure in that same year. The second lighthouse at this site was destroyed by a fire by trespassers in 1976 and it was never rebuilt. It is believed that this photo was taken around 1885. This is truly a rare photo of a lost lighthouse. Approximately 7” W x 5 ¼”H. As an antique item it is being sold is with no return.