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

3350 thumbnail picture
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
3351 thumbnail picture
The S. S. CORONA aground.
Humboldt Bay, California 1906
3352 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer A.D. BACHE. In service 1871-1900. Atlantic service
3353 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Schooner YUKON. In service 1873-1894. One of earliest vessels to work in Alaskan waters
3354 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service. A still Alaska morning.
Alaska
3355 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service. Lake Union Locks.
Washington, Lake Union, Seattle 1917
3356 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Steamer PATTERSON. In service 1884-1919. Pacific service
Stag Bay, Alaska 1917
3357 thumbnail picture
The PATTERSON lost near Cape Fairweather. Lost within twenty miles of its first survey.
Alaska, Cape Fairweather area
3358 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PIONEER. In service 1922 - 1941.
Alaska, Dutch Harbor, Unalaska Island 1940
3359 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PIONEER at Dutch Harbor. In service 1922 - 1941. Pacific service
Alaska, Dutch Harbor, Unalaska Island 1940
3360 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PIONEER II. World War II in service 1942. Short-lived, after outfitting for charting work the ship was turned over to Navy
San Francisco Bay 1942
3361 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PIONEER. In service 1946 - 1966.
Golden gate Bridge, San Francisco 1952?
3362 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PIONEER. Converted seaplane tender.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands 1947
3363 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PIONEER. In service 1946 - 1966. Pacific service. This ship towed the first marine magnetometer. It discovered magnetic striping, the key to plate tectonics
Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco 1952?
3364 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PIONEER. In service 1946 - 1966. Pacific service. Indian Ocean Expedition.
Indian Ocean 1964
3365 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PIONEER. In service 1946 - 1966. On station during Indian Ocean Expedition 1964
Indian Ocean 1964
3366 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PIONEER. In service 1946 - 1966. Pacific service
Kwajalein Island 1960
3367 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship RANGER. In service 1919 - 1933. Atlantic service
Delaware coast 1929
3368 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship RANGER. In service 1919-1933. Atlantic service
3369 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship RANGER. In service 1919 - 1933. Atlantic service
San Juan, Puerto Rico 1921
3370 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship RANGER. In service 1919 - 1933. Atlantic service
3371 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship RANGER decommissioned. In service 1919 - 1933.
1931
3372 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship RESEARCH. In service 1901 - ?
Philippines 1908
3373 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship RESEARCH. In service 1901 - ?
Philippines
3374 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship RESEARCH. In service 1901 - ?
Manila, Philippines 1901
3375 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship ROMBLON. In service 1905 - 1921. At coal pier built by crew of ROMBLON
Philippines
3376 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SIALIA. In service 1919-1920. Atlantic service. Many mechanical problems led to returning vessel to Navy in 1920.
1919
3377 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SIALIA. In service 1919 - 1920. Atlantic service. Many mechanical problems led to returning vessel to Navy in 1920.
1919
3378 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SIALIA. In service 1919 - 1920. Atlantic service
1919
3379 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SOSBEE. In service 1945 - 1961. Atlantic service. Vessel used primarily to test new equipment.
Eastern Gulf of Mexico
3380 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
3381 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR arriving at Ketchikan. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Alaska, Ketchikan Easter Sunday 1920
3382 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Alaska 1920
3383 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Sitka, Alaska 1920
3384 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Prince William Sound, Alaska 1927
3385 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
1927
3386 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Seattle, Washington 1925
3387 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Resurrection Bay, Alaska 1927
3388 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Alaska 1924
3389 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Port Walter, Alaska 1924
3390 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Alaska 1924
3391 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Seattle, Washington 1925
3392 thumbnail picture
Stern of Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR from COSMOS.
Southeast Alaska
3393 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Port Audrey, Drier Bay, Alaska May 25, 1927
3394 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Alaska, Bowen Anchorage, Kenai Peninsula 1929
3395 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 -1956. Pacific service. Enroute to Seattle.
Milbank Sound 1929
3396 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR with HELIANTHUS. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Shepard Point Cannery,Prince William Sound, Alaska 1930
3397 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Alaska, Dutch Harbor, Unalaska Island 1939
3398 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. In service 1917 - 1956. Pacific service
Alaska, Dutch Harbor, Unalaska Island 1940
3399 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR. World War II service 1942 - 1945. Note gun on bow of SURVEYOR
Sand Point, Shumagin Islands, Alaska 1942

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