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

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Evgenia Chandris helped off rocks by Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship EXPLORER.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands September 1952
3001 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Memorial. Frank C. Kay, Robert G. Grenell, Geoffrey P. Roberts. Lost at sea on the Arctic coast in a small skiff
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship LYDONIA. Listing to port. Riding out a hurricane
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship LYDONIA. Spectators on deck. Riding out a hurricane
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship LYDONIA. "The stern in the storm". Riding out a hurricane
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Wreck of S.S. MARIPOSA. Watercolor by Gilbert T. Rude, October 8, 1915.
Canada, Campbell Island, Loma Passage, B.C.
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A little rough weather in the Gulf of Mexico. NOAA Ship MT. MITCHELL, 1991.
Gulf of Mexico
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Passengers from S.S. PRINCESS CHARLOTTE. 267 rescued and transported to safety. By C&GS Ship EXPLORER
Southeast Alaska 1927
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Training classes at Jamestown. Among first officer training classes for C&GS.
Jamestown, Virginia 1928
3009 thumbnail picture
Sounding party off USCS Brig FAUNTLEROY. 1857-Earliest picture of Coast Survey sounding operations. Watercolor by James Madison Alden, nephew of Lieutenant CommandingJames Alden.
Strawberry Harbor, Rosario Straits, Washington 1857
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Launch off WESTDAHL. Note sounding barrel.
Alaska, Black Bay, Southeast Alaska 1930
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Boat off WESTDAHL.
Southeast Alaska 1930?
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WILDCAT careened.
Alaska 1931?
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WILDCAT towing a skiff.
Alaska 1931?
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WILDCAT in center.
Alaska 1931?
3015 thumbnail picture
Stern view of Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PIONEER.
Kwajalein Island 1960
3016 thumbnail picture
Launching of Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship HYDROGRAPHER.
Long Island, New York 1930
3017 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship OCEANOGRAPHER. In service 1930-1942. Atlantic service
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship OCEANOGRAPHER. World War II service 1942-1944. Known as "The Green Goblin". Served in the Solomon Islands. Hydrographers off this vessel named Ironbottom Sound
San Pedro, California 1944
3019 thumbnail picture
Fish Commission Steamer ALBATROSS I.
3020 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship LYDONIA. Jacksonville Journal article.
1931?
3021 thumbnail picture
Bureau of Commercial Fisheries Ship JOHN N. COBB. Pre-NOAA.
3022 thumbnail picture
Army Corps of Engineers Lake Survey catamaran. Used to measure water flow on rivers.
Great Lakes
3023 thumbnail picture
Army Corps of Engineers Lake Survey Ship SEARCH.
Great Lakes 1899
3024 thumbnail picture
Army Corps of Engineers Lake Survey Ship WILLIAMS. In service 1946 - 1960
Great Lakes
3025 thumbnail picture
Army Corps of Engineers Lake Survey.
Great Lakes
3026 thumbnail picture
Army Corps of Engineers Lake Survey. The Perry and a cutter. Conducting sweeping operations
Great Lakes 1937
3027 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service
3028 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service
Seattle, Washington
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service
1910?
3030 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service
Washington, Eagle Harbor 1910?
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service
Canada, Johnstone Straits, British Columbia 1910?
3032 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER. In service 1899-1941.
Philippines 1926?
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER. Alongside Pier 1, Manila. Ship dressed for Washington's Birthday. In service 1899-1941.
Manila, Philippines 1925
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER. Driven aground on sand bar in Cagayan River. Dredge digging channel to mid-stream to re-float ship. In service 1899-1941.
Philippine Islands, Cagayan River October, 1924
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER. In service 1899 - 1941.
Philippines 1912?
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER. In service 1942 - 1971. Pacific service
Alaska, Kodiak Island 1959
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER. In service 1942 - 1971. Pacific service. Saying goodbye's for the survey season.
Seattle, Washington 1960
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER - line drawing. In service 1942 - 1971. Pacific service
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER. Wash day - note sheets hanging out to dry. In service 1899-1941. Renamed the RESEARCH for last few years of service.
Philippines Ca. 1925
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER in ship yard. In service 1899 - 1941.
Philippines or Taiwan 1932?
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Note tide staff in foreground
Alaska, Gut Bay, Chatham Strait area 1897
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON and Steam Launch COSMOS. In service 1884-1919.
Alaska, Gut Bay, Chatham Strait area 1897
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service
Wailuku, Hawaii 1913
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service. In drydock at Honolulu.
Honolulu, Hawaii December 1913
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON at Honolulu. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service. Stern view - in drydock.
Honolulu, Hawaii 1913
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER - launching ceremony. Miss Eleanor Roosevelt Boettiger, grand-daughter of President Franklin Roosevelt breaking the champagne bottle - the PATHFINDER was a lucky ship.
Seattle, Washington 1941
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The S. S. CORONA aground.
Humboldt Bay, California 1906
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer A.D. BACHE. In service 1871-1900. Atlantic service
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Coast and Geodetic Survey Schooner YUKON. In service 1873-1894. One of earliest vessels to work in Alaskan waters

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