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NOAA Photo Library Image - patch002

Hunt for the ALLIGATOR patch commemorating the search for the United States Navy's first submarine, lost off Cape Hatteras during a storm in 1863. NOAA's Office of Marine Sanctuaries' Maritime Heritage Program partnered with the Navy and took part in a 2004 search for this long-lost national maritime heritage treasure.

Image ID: patch002, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection


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