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Lighthouse Links Provided by FILA


Websites covering the South Fox Island Lighthouse

Hunting regulations concerning South Fox Island
by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, incl. a simple map

Video walk through the South Fox Island Lightstation on Youtube
submitted by Heather Landis

Slide show with old and new photos of the South Fox Island Lighthouse
by students of the Nortwestern Michigan College

Complete list of all lightkeepers on South Fox Island
(by Terry Pepper, Seeing The Light)

Media Release covering FILA 
by the Michigan State Housing Development Authority

Article on the South Fox Island light station by Bradley Boese
from the former Web site of the Fox Island Education Association, January 2002

Article on the South Fox Island Lighthouses in the Beaver Beacon
with many photos

 Terry Pepper: Seeing The Light
The South Fox Island page

Lighthouse Friends
Page covering South Fox Island

Michigan Lighthouse Conservancy
Very old page covering South Fox Island

MLAPgrants Blog Aug. 11, 2009
Report on South Fox Island by the State Historic Preservation Office

Grand Rapids Press
An article from 2009 covering FILA

 

Other lighthouses in NW Lower Michigan

Grand Traverse Lighthouse, Northport
(this is our partner lighthouse!)

South Manitou Island Lighthouse

North Manitou Shoal Light ("The Crib")

Mission Point Lighthouse

Beaver Island Light Station

Point Betsie Lighthouse, Frankfort

 

Lighthouse lists, organizations, agencies and galleries

Michigan Lighthouse Alliance

Michigan Lighthouse Conservancy

 National Park Service Lighthouse Heritage Program

Seeing The Light: Lighthouses of the Western Great Lakes

Great Lakes Lighthouse Keepers Association

Boatnerd.com: Lighthouses of The Great Lakes

Lighthousing.Net Lighthouse Forum

United States Lighthouse Society

US Lighthouses

usalights.com

American Lighthouse Foundation

Lighthouse Depot & Lighthouse Digest

 

Various publications

Sandy Bradshaw on the Fox Islands (Detroit News 1997)

Kathleen Craker Firestone on the Fox Islands

Michigan Lighthouse Conservancy on how to save a lighthouse

 

Other Websites with a relation to our project

Leelanau Historical Society

Leelanau Conservancy

Fishtown Preservation Society (Leland)

Leelanau.com -- the Leelanau County Home Page

Maritime Heritage Alliance, Traverse City MI

Inland Seas Education Association (Suttons Bay)

Traverse Tall Ship Company

Grand Traverse Bay Watershed Center

The Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa And Chippewa Indians

Little Traverse History Museum (Petoskey)

Great Lakes Information Network

Artworks Florida, Fresnel Lens Reproductions And Restoration

 

 

 

  

 

Latest update February 20, 2017