Washington state's pristine Smith Island Lighthouse. The year of the photograph is unknown. The lighthouse was abandoned in 1957, when it was threatened by erosion. The final remains of the lighthouse collapsed into the sea in 1998.
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And, now there are three . . . The Demise of the Smith Island Light
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