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1891 - Historical Point Reyes Life Saving Station

The Point Reyes Life Saving Station was founded in 1890 to help with the numerous shipwrecks along this treacherous ocean and beach (especially fog and wind) at Point Reyes (California). - gravestone for John Korpala, a "native of Finland" who died in 1891. It is part of a small collection of 19th-century grave stones for the Life Saving station. Photo taken through the white picket fence...

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Taken on March 11, 2007