Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SIALIA.
In service 1919-1920.
Many mechanical problems led to returning vessel to Navy in 1920.
Image ID: theb0395, NOAA's Fleet Then and Now - Sailing for Science Collection
Photo Date: 1919
Credit: NOAA Photo Library, NOAA Central Library; NOAA Office of NOAA Corps Operations
Category: Survey Ships/1900-1929 Ships/
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