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NOAA's Fleet Then and Now - Sailing for Science Collection
Catalog of Images

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A view of the Deepwater Horizon relief effort vessels at night.
2051 thumbnail picture
A view of the Deepwater Horizon relief effort vessels at night.
2052 thumbnail picture
A view of a Deepwater Horizon disaster relief drill vessel with a half moon rising? setting?
2053 thumbnail picture
A view of the Deepwater Horizon relief effort vessels at night.
2054 thumbnail picture
A view of the Deepwater Horizon relief effort vessels at night.
2055 thumbnail picture
A view of the Deepwater Horizon relief effort vessels at night.
2056 thumbnail picture
A view of the Deepwater Horizon relief effort vessels at night.
2057 thumbnail picture
A view of the Deepwater Horizon relief effort vessels at night.
2058 thumbnail picture
A view of the Deepwater Horizon relief effort vessels at night.
2059 thumbnail picture
A wreath laid at a ceremony held on the NOAA Ship PISCES for the victims of the Deepwater Horizon disaster.
Gulf of Mexico, Mitchell Dome area
2060 thumbnail picture
A Corps of Engineers survey vessel in the Passamaquoddy Bay area.
Maine, Passamaquoddy Bay
2061 thumbnail picture
The cruise ship SOVEREIGN OF THE SEAS tied up at the Alabama Cruise Terminal.
Alabama, Mobile.
2062 thumbnail picture
NOAA Ship SURVEYOR. A rough day in the Bering Sea.
Alaska, Bering Sea 1979 ca.
2063 thumbnail picture
COSMOS, skiff, and survey launch.
Southeast Alaska 1916
2064 thumbnail picture
Wiredrag boat in Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rico 1921
2065 thumbnail picture
Landing on a rocky shore. Boat off of SURVEYOR.
Alaska 1925
2066 thumbnail picture
Survey launch leaving ship, lower left corner.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands
2067 thumbnail picture
COSMOS.
Southeast Alaska 1916
2068 thumbnail picture
Poling through the ice, Beaufort Sea. C&GS magnetic observer accompanying CG vessel BEAR in Beaufort Sea.
Near Demarcation Point, Alaska 1921
2069 thumbnail picture
Landing on boulder strewn beach. Under oars - a lost art.
Alaska 1949
2070 thumbnail picture
Search for sunken forest with wiredrag.
Washington, Lake Washington 1920
2071 thumbnail picture
Landing through surf under oars.
West Coast United States 1926
2072 thumbnail picture
Offloading equipment on rocky shore. World Longitude Network station.
Necker Island, Mid-Pacific 1928
2073 thumbnail picture
Launch DELTA - note sheave for sounding on stern.
Southeast Alaska 1931
2074 thumbnail picture
The "Mosquito Fleet".
Southeast Alaska 1927
2075 thumbnail picture
Note C&GS house flag.
Southeast Alaska 1922
2076 thumbnail picture
Current measuring boat.
Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island 1930
2077 thumbnail picture
Using boat to measure depth.
Gulf Coast 1935
2078 thumbnail picture
Taking boat for a walk over the mudflats. If the tide goes out and you anchor at high tide, you might have to do this.
Alaska
2079 thumbnail picture
Row, row, row, your boat .... Topo party landing - Stanley Ohlin, Dagle at oars, Wagner, and Dryman.
Alaska Aleutian Islands, Cabin Cove, Yunaska Is. 1940
2080 thumbnail picture
Launch WILDCAT at base of 600-foot cliff.
Nuka Bay, Alaska 1928
2081 thumbnail picture
A boat float from the PATHFINDER in Manila parade.
Manila, Philippines 1913?
2082 thumbnail picture
Launch 67 in the mist.
Alaska , Annex Creek 1929
2083 thumbnail picture
Heaving boat up on the beach for the night.
Philippines 1925
2084 thumbnail picture
Launch WILDCAT.
Nuka Bay area, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska 1928
2085 thumbnail picture
Towing current observation boats to stations - NATOMA in background.
San Franciso Bay 1923
2086 thumbnail picture
Boat coming alongside.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands 1940?
2087 thumbnail picture
Launch HELIANTHUS. Note antenna wire - outfitted for radio acoustic ranging.
Alaska 1927
2088 thumbnail picture
Offloading supplies for shore station. Whaleboat off EXPLORER.
Point Spencer, Bering Sea 1950
2089 thumbnail picture
Steam launch towing skiff.
Alaska 1915?
2090 thumbnail picture
Launch WILDCAT at base of 550-foot cliff - Palisade Lagoon.
Nuka Bay, Alaska 1927
2091 thumbnail picture
PATHFINDER whaleboats.
Alaska
2092 thumbnail picture
Landing at base of cliff.
Alaska 1927
2093 thumbnail picture
PEIRCE hydrographic launch approaching ship for pickup. November front had just passed whipping up wind and sea. Mike Briscoe on the bow hook. Strength and agility are the prerequisites. Lt. (j.g.) Victoria Barnum is OIC, "K.P." Keene the coxswain. Ship making lee during approach; boat out of water within two minutes of photo
Delaware Bay, New Jersey side. 1985
2094 thumbnail picture
Caught on a rock with the tide headed out. One of the hazards of having to find the rocks.
Alaska 1915
2095 thumbnail picture
Launch WILDCAT in Nuka Bay area.
Nuka Bay, Kenai Peninsula. 1927
2096 thumbnail picture
Recovery of MT. MITCHELL survey launch flipped on to reef by heavy surf. North shore of Puerto Rico. #10 in sequence of photos.
Puerto Rico
2097 thumbnail picture
Plastic Pig following stern cable breaking. #2 of photo sequence.
Norfolk, Virginia 1975?
2098 thumbnail picture
Landing through surf on boulder beach.
Alaska 1949
2099 thumbnail picture
Sounding boat from MT. MITCHELL turned over and thrown up on reef. No one killed fortunately - coxswain ended up in engine compartment. # 1 of photo sequence.
Puerto Rico

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