A Presentation on Captain Oliver N. Brooks


Joel Helander presents a lecture on Captain Oliver N. Brooks, who served as Light Keeper on Faulkner's Island from 1851 to 1882.


The talk, which was given at the Guilford Free Library, was recorded by Steven McGuire and uploaded to YouTube.

Part 1 of J. Helander's talk  
Part 2 
Part 3  
Part 4 
Part 5
Part 6 


Date of presentation: 2010-03-16


Faulkner's Lighthouse

Spatial Coverage

This presentation was given at the Guilford Free Library and discusses events at Faulkner's Island.  The the map below and the following categories reference the island.

Faulkner's Island
Area_7 - South of Rt 146 (or south of that portion of Rt 1 which is east of the intersection with Rt 146) 
Guilford, Connecticut 
Guilford, CT

See http://gks.omeka.net/structured-searches for definitions of these location categories and guidance on searching this site. 




Helander, Joel Eliot, “A Presentation on Captain Oliver N. Brooks,” Guilford Keeping Society Archives, accessed June 23, 2021, http://gksarchives.org/items/show/25.