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NOAA Photo Library Image - ship1633

Even in 1940 oars were still a primary means of propulsion. Woodrow Wilson Gholston is on the forward portside oar. Whaleboat off the USC&GS SURVEYOR.

Image ID: ship1633, NOAA's Fleet Then and Now - Sailing for Science Collection
Location: Alaska
Photo Date: 1940
Credit: Collection of Woodrow Wilson Gholston, formerly of USC&GS

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