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

1992 Alex Haley's Funeral

"Alex Haley Crosses the Bar," Commandant's Bulletin 4-92 (April, 1992), pp. 2-5. Article written by PA3 W. Scott Epperson, USCG. Article includes sections entitled: "YNCS Abe Hinson Remembers His Hero," by PA2 Dennis Hall, USCG & "Alex Haley's Life and Legacy" by PA2 Robin J. Thomson, USCG.

Photo by: USCG Historian's Office (ST Price & Commandant's Bulletin)
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