TITLE: Cape Hatteras Lighthouse CAPTION: Towering 208 feet, it is the tallest lighthouse in the United States. Overlooking dreaded Diamond Shoals and “the Graveyard of the Atlantic”, it is the most famous landmark on the North Carolina coast.
Photo by Hugh Morton POSTCARD ID: P981361 PUBLISHER: Elizabeth City News Co., Elizabeth City, North Carolina POSTMARK: Unused Standard Sized Postcard
TITLE: Bodie Island Lighthouse CAPTION: Outer Banks, North Carolina
In the “Heart” of America’s great vacationland, along the Outer Banks of beautiful North Carolina.
Aerial by BruceMiley POSTCARD ID: None PUBLISHER: Elizabeth City News Co., Elizabeth City, North Carolina POSTMARK: Rocky Mount, NC 5 AUG 1992
TITLE: Ocracoke Lighthouse CAPTION: Ocracoke Lighthouse
Ocracoke Island, North Carolina
The picturesque setting belies the fact that its sole reason for existance is prevention of disaster to those who ply the treacherous waters of its “shoaly” coast.
Photo by Hugh Morton POSTCARD ID: P81364 PUBLISHER: Elizabeth City News Co., Elizabeth City, North Carolina POSTMARK: None – Unused Standard Sized Postcard
TITLE: Ocracoke Village and Harbor CAPTION: Ocracoke Island, N.C.
The pirate Blackbeard was killed here in 1718. This Outer Banks community has its harbor on Pamlico Sound.
Photo by Aycock Brown POSTCARD ID: None PUBLISHER: “Lusterchrome Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. Made only by Tichnor Bros., Inc., Boston 15, Mass. POSTMARK: Williamsburg, VA. APR 17 1963