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Source:   Frank E. Downs. Trip to Nome, Alaska, May to Sept. 1900. [An album of mounted photographs.]


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Kinney 1899: Islesford Life Saving Station. Returning the "projectile" apparatus to the station, after practice; Launching the lifeboat for practice. Party was given a row by the crew. Law compels wearing preservers on duty; Projectile practice; President Geo. L. Cary, Meadville, Penn., "projectile" practice. Throwing line to "wreck". Boy "saved" in breeches-bouy.

Image ID: 1596988

Kinney 1899: Islesford Life Saving Station. Returning the "projectile" apparatus to the station, after practice; Launchi... (1899)

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:  Kinney 1899: Islesford Life Saving Station. Returning the "projectile" apparatus to the station, after practice; Launching the lifeboat for practice. Party was given a row by the crew. Law compels wearing preservers on duty; Projectile practice; President Geo. L. Cary, Meadville, Penn., "projectile" practice. Throwing line to "wreck". Boy "saved" in breeches-bouy.

Created Date

: 1899

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Source

: Frank E. Downs. Trip to Nome, Alaska, May to Sept. 1900. [An album of mounted photographs.]

Source Description

: 1 v. of illus. (unpaged) 25 x 30 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy

Catalog Call Number

: IW 76-2288

Digital ID

: 1596988

Record ID

: 1071896

Digital Item Published

: 9-28-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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