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.

U.S. Coast Guard Historian's Office
2703 Martin Luther King, Jr., Ave, SE
Washington, DC 20593-7031

U.S. Coast Guard Museum
Coast Guard Academy - Waesche Hall
15 Mohegan Ave
New London, CT 06320-8100

Contacting us:  U.S.C.G. Historian's Office

Images & Photographs

1898 Overland Expedition & USRC BEAR Report

Report of the Cruise of the U.S. Revenue Cutter BEAR and the Overland Expedition for the Relief of Whalers in the Arctic Ocean, From November 27, 1987 to September 13, 1898; Washington, DC: GPO, 1899. GOOGLE BOOKS

Photo by: USCG Historian's Office & GOOGLE Books
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