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

1791 - USRC Massachusetts

U.S. Revenue Cutter MASSACHUSETTS 1791-1792; a line drawing by Professor John Tilley.

VIRIN: 220927-G-G0000-1003.JPG
Photo by: John Tilley & USCG Historian's Office
Download Image: Full Size

Photo Details

Resolution: 3811x2528
Size: 1.34 MB
Location: At Sea

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2703 Martin Luther King, Jr., Ave, SE
Washington, DC 20593-7031


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15 Mohegan Ave
New London, CT 06320-8100

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