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“A Place Where I Bloomed” – Victorian women lighthouse keepers

“A Place Where I Bloomed” – Victorian women lighthouse keepers

by Suki Wessling When I found out that Santa Cruz had a female lighthouse keeper for 31 years, I naively wondered whether there were other female lighthouse keepers in her time. It turns out that Victorian women lighthouse keepers were a “thing”—stunningly, at the...