|Title:||U.S. Coast Guard Historian's Office Collection|
|Repository:||ECU Manuscript Collection|
|Abstract:||Collection includes negatives and prints from U. S. Coast Guard Cutter KANKAKEE files (ca. 1921), showing the stern wheel paddle steamer S. J. PHILLIPS, of New Bern, North Carolina, and two sailing vessels, CONSTITUTION of Manteo, NC, and the ETNER, of New Bern, NC. Also included are photographs and 1 negative of the tanker OVERSEAS CHICAGO (1977), the Merchant Marine ship PENN CHAMPION at Bethlehem-Sparrows Point Shipyard (1969), the cargo ship SS SANTA MERCEDES (1964) and the Greek cruise ship OLYMPIA.|
|Extent:||0.0080 Cubic feet, 11 items .|
June 21, 2005, (unprocessed) 4 items, 0.001 cubic feet; Collection (ca. 1921) of negatives from U. S. Coast Guard Cutter KANKAKEE files, showing the stern wheel paddle steamer S. J. PHILLIPS, of New Bern, North Carolina and two sailing vessels, CONSTITUTION of Manteo, NC and the ETNER, of New Bern, NC; prints of negatives. Photographic negatives & prints. Black & white. 3.5" x 5". Donor: Jeffrey L. Bowdoin
November 5, 2012, (unprocessed addition 1) 7 items, 0.007 cubic feet; Addition consists of six photographs and one negative including the Tanker Overseas Chicago approaching an oil terminal at Valdez, Alaska (1977), the Merchant Marine ship Penn Champion at Bethlehem—Sparrows Point Shipyard (1969) in Baltimore, MD, the U.S. Coast Guard inspection of the New Grace Line passenger and cargo ship SS Santa Mercedes also at the Bethlehem Steel Sparrow’s Point Shipyard (1964), and the Greek Cruise ship Olympia (built 1953, retired 2010). Donor: Robert M. Browning, Jr.
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
U.S. Coast Guard Historian's Office Collection (#1041), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Encoded by Lindsay Flood, March 28, 2008
Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.
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