American Lighthouses. This lighthouse puzzle features nearly 100 of America’s favorite lighthouses, skillfully illustrated by artist Ernest Brown. This best-selling jigsaw puzzle includes background history on these endangered beacons of light. America’s first lighthouse was built in Boston Harbor in 1719. Today, over 900 lighthouses, weathered and endangered by the elements, are like European castles – symbolic of the romantic and adventurous past. The perfect puzzle for lighthouse lovers. Artist Ernest Brown : Item 132: 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle: Finished size 24″ X 30″.