Technology and the U.S. Coast Guard

Historical Bibliography


Articles

"Air Station Sets STREX [ Storm Transfer and Response Experiment ] Buoys." Commandant's Bulletin (Feb 23 1981), pp. 14-15.

"Application of Radio to Lighthouse Service Work." Lighthouse Service Bulletin V, No. 42 (Jun 1939), p. 186.

"Bow Thruster for Great Lakes Ore Carrier." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 20 (May 1963), pp. 79-80.

Castagnera, James O. "High Hopes for the Hovercraft." Lakeland Boating XXVII (Aug 1972), pp., 24-26.

"Coast Guard Undertakes Radar Study for Merchant Vessel Use." The Bulletin 7 (Oct 1945), pp. 221-222.

DeGroote, Gaston R. "Safety Control--NS Savannah." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 19 (Sep 1962), pp. 144-146.

"Early Radio: The Cutter Algonquin was the First Radio Equipped Vessel. . ." Coast Guard Magazine (Feb 1929), p. 19.

Eckel, R.W., & R. Snow. "Coast Guard Landline Communications 1873 Through 1974." Coast Guard Engineers Digest No. 186 (Jan-Feb-Mar 1975), pp. 62-70.

"Fixed Fire Fighting Systems." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 27 (Oct 1970), pp. 188-190.

"FLIR [ Forward Looking Infrared ] Tested in California." Commandant's Bulletin (Nov 24 1980), p. 5.

"Handling of Intermodal Freight Containers." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 27 (May 1970), pp. 87-94.

"Hottel, James F. "A Bit of Coast Guard [Wireless/Radio] Background." The Bulletin 3 (Jan 1942), pp. 153-154.

Hoyt, Roscoe.  "Ninth District Radio."  Coast Guard Magazine (Nov 1931), p. 40.

Humphrey, Richard. "DALS: Is It the Better ELT System?" Business and Commercial Aviation (Aug 1973), pp. 40-41.

Macri, Joseph A. "Unique Recovery System Captures Runaway Barges." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 21 (Nov 1964), pp. 191-193.

Malloy, F.J. "LORAN: A Long Distance Electronic Navigation System." Armed Forces Communications Association Signal (Nov-Dec 1954), pp. 10-13.

Manning, John W. "Safety and Radio Telephone Communications on the Great Lakes." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 25 (July 1968), pp. 128-133.

"Mobile Lab Goes to Kodiak." Commandant's Bulletin (July 20 1981), pp. 16-17.

Nations, William N. "Telecommunication Equipment in the SS Philippine Bear." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 21 (May 1964), pp. 81-84.

"New Marine Reactor Designed." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 19 (Dec 1962), p. 200.

"Oil Slicks Can Be 'Fingerprinted.'" Commandant's Bulletin (Oct 12 1981), p. 9.

Oliver, Edward F. "Rapid Radar Plotting." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 26 (Mar 1969), pp. 43-49.

Puckett, Dale. "New Coast Guard Communications System." The Bulletin (Jan-Feb 1974), pp. 33-34.

"Radio: Highlights in History." Coast Guard Magazine (Feb 1936), p. 8.

"Radio Material [on Coast Guard cutters]." Coast Guard Magazine (Feb 1930), p. 15.

"Radio for Rescue. . ." Coast Guard Magazine (Apr 1946), pp. 18-22.

Riseling, John J.W., Jr. "Survival At Sea: The Brucker Survival Capsule and Launching System..." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 27 (Sep 1970), pp. 163-165, 177.

"Satellites Tested [ FVTT ]." Commandant's Bulletin (Apr 14 1980), p. 3.

"Super, John H. "A New Use for SK-5." Sea Frontiers XVII (Sep-Oct 1971), pp. 272-273.

Vincent, Isaac H. "Remote Control of Cargo Handling." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 19 (Dec 1962), pp. 192-197.

Wylie, F.J. "Radar and the Rule of the Road." Proceedings of the Merchant Marine Council 19 (Apr 1962), p. 63.


Books and Government Publications

Baarslag, Karl. SOS to the Rescue. New York: Oxford University Press, 1935.

Kimball, Sumner I. General Service Signal Code: International Morse Code for Use in the United States Life-Saving Service. Washington: GPO, 1913.

Simmons, Kendall W., et al. Technology Scenario for the Year 2005: Final Report. CG-D-70-81. Washington: Office of Research and Development, U.S. Coast Guard, 1981.

United States Coast Guard. United States Coast Guard Stereographic Projections for the Identification of Stars and the Approximate Solution of the Astronomical Triangle. Washington: GPO, 1943.

United States Light-House Establishment. Papers on the Comparative Merits of the Catoptric and Dioptric or Catadioptric Systems of Light-House Illumination and other Subjects Relating to Aids to Navigation. Washington: GPO, 1861.