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

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L-R - Captain Hardy, inspector of the Seattle Field Office; Ernest Eickelberg, commanding officer of the C&GS Ship GUIDE; Ray Schoppe, commanding officer of the C&GS Ship SURVEYOR; and A.M. Sobieralsky, inspector of construction of the C&GS Ship EXPLORER.
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Launching ceremony of Coast and Geodetic Survey ship EXPLORER.
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Launching ceremony of Coast and Geodetic Survey ship EXPLORER.
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship EXPLORER departing Lake Union on its maiden voyage.
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship EXPLORER departing Lake Union on its maiden voyage.
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The brand new C&GS Ship EXPLORER, for the first time in salt water, "posing" with the old C&GS Ship EXPLORER which is tied up and seemingly off the new EXPLORER's bow.
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The brand new C&GS Ship EXPLORER, for the first time in salt water, in Puget Sound at the beginning of its shakedown cruise.
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The brand new C&GS Ship EXPLORER, for the first time in salt water, in Puget Sound at the beginning of its shakedown cruise.
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Earliest known contemporary image of a Coast and Geodetic Survey vessel, the United States Coast Survey Schooner GERDES. This vessel was named by Alexander Dallas Bache for Ferdinand Gerdes, senior assistant on the Gulf Coast in the 1840's and 1850's. Gerdes was placed in command of this vessel and produced this sketch in 1849.
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USC&GS Ship EXPLORER following launching.
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USC&GS Ship EXPLORER on shakedown cruise.
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Launch AUDWIN
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Launch AUDWIN
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The first C&GS Ship BACHE.
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The second C&GS Ship BACHE.
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Line drawing and plans of the second C&GS Ship BACHE.
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Line drawing and plans of the second C&GS Ship BACHE.
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The second C&GS Ship BACHE.
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The second C&GS Ship BACHE during time transferred to Navy during World War I.
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The second C&GS Ship BACHE.
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The second C&GS Ship BACHE drying nets during project run in cooperation with the United States Fish Commission.
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Condition of deck of C&GS BACHE after encountering hurricane in western Atlantic Ocean during cooperative work with United States Fish Commission.
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Condition of deck of C&GS BACHE after encountering hurricane in western Atlantic Ocean during cooperative work with United States Fish Commission.
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Condition of deck of C&GS BACHE after encountering hurricane in western Atlantic Ocean during cooperative work with United States Fish Commission.
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Condition of deck of C&GS BACHE after encountering hurricane in western Atlantic Ocean during cooperative work with United States Fish Commission.
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Condition of deck of C&GS BACHE after encountering hurricane in western Atlantic Ocean during cooperative work with United States Fish Commission.
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Portside view of model of USC&GS Ship BLAKE.
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USC&GS Ship BLAKE somewhere in the Caribbean.
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USC&GS Ship BLAKE somewhere in the Caribbean.
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USC&GS Ship BLAKE
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Bow of USC&GS Ship BLAKE after encountering a hard object.
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Bow of USC&GS Ship BLAKE after encountering a hard object.
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USC&GS Ship BOWEN
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USC&GS Ship BOWEN
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USC&GS Ship BOWEN
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USC&GS Ship BOWEN
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USC&GS Ship BOWIE
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USC&GS Ship BOWIE
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USC&GS Ship BOWIE
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Survey launch off USC&GS Ship BOWIE
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Ship's office of the USC&GS Ship BOWIE
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Engineroom personnel at work on the USC&GS Ship BOWIE
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Chief Engineer of the USC&GS Ship BOWIE
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USC&GS Ship BOWIE somewhere in southern Alaska.
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USC&GS Ship BOWIE somewhere in southern Alaska.
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USC&GS Ship BOWIE under way.
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The famous USC&GS steam launch COSMOS.
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The famous USC&GS steam launch COSMOS.
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The famous USC&GS steam launch COSMOS.
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The famous USC&GS steam launch COSMOS.

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