Photographs, including reproductions and scans of drawings, illustrations, and images, depicting 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, Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, and other sources (including private individuals and research organizations).

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200324-G-G0000-014.JPG Photo By: US Coast Guard

na - Original caption: "Pictured in flight over San Juan, Puerto Rico, this twin-engined monoplane amphibian is designed for rescue, transport and general utility use. It carries a crew of four, and has accommodations for 12 passengers, or 12 litter cases as a rescue or ambulance aircraft. Planes of this type are based at Coast Guard air stations throughout the United States, and are particularly valuable in off-shore operations. The 'Albatross' with a maximum fuel load has a cruising range of approximately 2,800 nautical miles."; 14 February 1955; Photo No. 7CGD-021455(20); photographer unknown.


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