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Ornate red and ivory wall decoration, with plaque and symbols

St. Augustine Lighthouse – Pic of the Week

Posted by: Jeanine Cali

While climbing the spiral staircase of the St. Augustine Lighthouse during a family trip to Florida, I discovered its designer was Paul F. Pelz, also the architect of the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress.  The plaque features Pelz’s work, and many stop to read it because they need a break after climbing a total of 219 …