Historic Documents & Official Publications (Database)

Documents, including PDF photo collections, reproductions and scans of drawings, illustrations, and images, from the archives of the U.S. Coast Guard and its five predecessor agencies: the Revenue Cutter Service, the Life-Saving Service, the Lighthouse Service, the Bureau of Navigation, and the Steamboat Inspection Service from the Coast Guard Archives and Special Collections, Coast Guard, and National Archives.

NOTE: Documents provided are in the public domain.

Images & Photographs
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Officers of the Bering Sea Patrol fleet, 27 September 1908.
CGC Hamilton underway at sea in 2007
Local Georgians gather to welcome the crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Dallas. Dallas arrived...
080827-N-4044H-152 BATUMI, Georgia (Aug. 27, 2008) A pallet of humanitarian assistance supplies is...
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Crewmembers of the Coast Guard Cutter Dallas man the rails as they pull into...
U.S. Coast Guard pilots from the Aviation Training Center Mobile, Ala., participate in an official...
U.S. Coast Guard pilots from the Aviation Training Center Mobile, Ala., participate in an official...
Scan of photo captioned as: "In ceremonies on 27 September 1987, at United States Coast Guard...
ATLANTIC OCEAN - The Coast Guard Cutter Dallas sails at dusk Feb. 14, 2012. The ship is currently on...
"149th Combat Engineering Battalion." Photo taken by Signalman John R. Smith, Jr., USCGR, crewman...
U.S. Revenue Cutter MASSACHUSETTS 1791-1792; a line drawing by Professor John Tilley.
18' Motor Dinghy

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