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

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The famous USC&GS steam launch COSMOS.
2701 thumbnail picture
The famous USC&GS steam launch COSMOS.
2702 thumbnail picture
The famous USC&GS steam launch COSMOS.
2703 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship COWIE
2704 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship COWIE on a very cold day.
2705 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship COWIE
2706 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship DERICKSON
2707 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship HYDROGRAPHER
2708 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship DERICKSON
2709 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship ERNEST LESTER JONES on sea trials.
2710 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship ERNEST LESTER JONES
2711 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship ERNEST LESTER JONES after a wrong turn in an unmarked channel.
2712 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship ERNEST LESTER JONES
2713 thumbnail picture
The Launch ECHO in shipyard.
2714 thumbnail picture
The Launch ECHO in shipyard.
2715 thumbnail picture
The Launch ECHO at the dock.
2716 thumbnail picture
The USC&GS Ship ENDEAVOR, a former Confederate blockade runner.
2717 thumbnail picture
The USC&GS Ship ENDEAVOR, a former Confederate blockade runner.
2718 thumbnail picture
The launch ESCORT used on wiredrag work.
2719 thumbnail picture
The launch ESCORT used on wiredrag work.
2720 thumbnail picture
The launch ESCORT used on wiredrag work.
2721 thumbnail picture
The first USC&GS Ship EXPLORER.
2722 thumbnail picture
The first USC&GS Ship EXPLORER.
2723 thumbnail picture
The first USC&GS Ship EXPLORER.
2724 thumbnail picture
The first USC&GS Ship EXPLORER.
2725 thumbnail picture
The first USC&GS Ship EXPLORER.
2726 thumbnail picture
Description not available.
2727 thumbnail picture
Starboard side view of model of the first USC&GS Ship EXPLORER.
2728 thumbnail picture
The first USC&GS Ship EXPLORER.
2729 thumbnail picture
The first USC&GS Ship EXPLORER.
2730 thumbnail picture
The new USC&GS Ship EXPLORER shortly after launching.
1939 October 14
2731 thumbnail picture
The new USC&GS Ship EXPLORER after completion and acceptance by government.
1940 March 8
2732 thumbnail picture
The first USC&GS OCEANOGRAPHER, formerly J. P. Morgan's yacht CORSAIR.
1931 circa
2733 thumbnail picture
Radio room of the USC&GS Ship EXPLORER. Radio Technician Carl Strom recording a message.
1951
2734 thumbnail picture
USC&GS pier on Lake Union, 718 Fairview Place, which became 1801 Fairview Avenue East in later years. EXPLORER and PATHFINDER with large stacks visible. Smaller vessel to left is unidentified.
2735 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship EXPLORER passing through the Panama Canal.
1960
2736 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship EXPLORER passing through the Panama Canal.
1960
2737 thumbnail picture
Description not available.
2738 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ship EXPLORER at Ponta Delgada.
2739 thumbnail picture
Welcoming home the USC&GS Ship EXPLORER at the Norfolk shipbase.
2740 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Survey Launch ELSIE III in lock of Delaware and Raritan Canal.
2741 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Survey Launch ELSIE III
2742 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Survey Launch ELSIE III
2743 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Survey Launch ELSIE III in boatyard.
2744 thumbnail picture
The contract launch ANNIE T. MACK - all flag and no boat. Used on New England wiredrag work.
2745 thumbnail picture
The PATHFINDER, EXPLORER, SURVEYOR, and DERICKSON departing Lake Union for Alaska work.
2746 thumbnail picture
A model of the Brig WASHINGTON, the first C&GS Class I vessel.
2747 thumbnail picture
The first USC&GS Ship DISCOVERER churning and burning in Alaskan waters.
2748 thumbnail picture
The first USC&GS Ship DISCOVERER crossing the Gulf of Alaska.
1925 circa
2749 thumbnail picture
USC&GS Ships PIONEER and DISCOVERER at San Francisco following transit from the East Coast.
1924 April

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