Lifesaving

Lifesaving

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life preserver
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1968.37.45
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Knowles, Herbert M.
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1932.49
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1968.37.13
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1975.53
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1975.59
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Newbury, Edward H.
1980.41.318.9
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Burns, Milton J.
1984.179.8
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"The Life Boat. Or The Sailors Farewell"
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"Harp of the Wild Wind"
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Bradford, Mary (Miss); Whittlesley, Orramel; Oliver Ditson & Co.; Endicott & Company
1851
2004.58.1
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photograph
Newbury, Edw. H.
After 1891
1980.41.125
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silver print
1988.100.11.2
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Watch Hill Lighthouse and Life Saving Station, RI
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Newbury, Edward H.
July 08, 1894
1980.41.10
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thumbnail "The Wreck of the 'Seagull'"
sheet music
Mills, A. J.; Scott, Bennett; Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd.; Banks, H. G.; Baker, John S.
1894
2005.28.14
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silver print
1988.100.8.9
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life preserver
Atlantic-Pacific Mfg. Corp.
Before 1939
1969.423.2
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life preserver
Salow Co., Elvin
Before July 17, 1933
1969.423.8
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oarlock
1972.903.3
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photographic postcard
1998.21.10
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color photographic postcard
Before 1913
1998.21.7
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postcards
1998.90.8
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gelatin print
1993.55.2
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oarlock
1995.120.3
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"Grace Darling"
lithograph
J. H. Bufford's Sons; J. Latham & Co.
1873
2007.90
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cyanotype
Circa 1885
1999.53.2
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Photograph of survivors and rescuers of the TRUXTUN and POLLUX shipwrecks, St. Lawrence, 1988
color photograph
1988
2004.81.155
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silver print
1989.99.121
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thumbnail "Fire at Sea" attributed to James E. Buttersworth
oil painting
Buttersworth, James E. (attributed to)
Circa 1890
1985.63.3
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thumbnail lantern slide
Handy, A.D.
1980.45.33
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photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
1900
1984.67.7
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color woodcut
November 27, 1875
1939.33
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glass negative
1981.104.31
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nitrate negative
Gaskell
1985.94.227
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"The Minute Gun at Sea"
sheet music
Concanen, Alfred; Sharpe, R. S.; king, matthew peter; Howard & Co.
1997.113.6
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"The Minute Gun at Sea"
sheet music
King, M. P.; Sharpe, R. S.; Firth & Hall
Circa 1832-1847
2003.44.2
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"The Minute Gun at Sea"
sheet music
King, Matthew Peter; Dubois, Wm.
Before 1822
1999.8.13
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"THREE BELLS Polka"
sheet music
Sarony & Co.; Cook, T. J.; Gordon, S. T.
Circa 1855
1994.97.3
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thumbnail gouache
Burns, Milton J.
1986.105.4
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK on the rocks, breeches buoy line visible, Monterey Bay, California, May 4, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Heidrick
1924-05-04
2008.28.5.629
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Lyle gun
A. O. Co.
1900
1959.1174
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boat carriage
Studebaker Bros. Mfg. Co.
1975.39
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life preserver
1980.92.5
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DU PONT LIFE SAVING SERVICE POWDER
can of black powder
E. I. Du Pont de Nemours & Company
After September 19, 1910
1997.90.4
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electrotype
1976.23.144
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match safe
Diamond Match Co.
1954.1601.2766
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broadside
1981.98.10
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print
1939.93
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woodcut
November 27, 1875
1939.109
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woodcut
Baude, C. L.
May 18, 1889
1939.64
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stereograph
1988.34
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"The Lifeboat"
sheet music
Reber, Carl; Bayley & Ferguson; Lowe & Brydone
1910
2002.7.5
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photograph
1983.51.3
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photograph
1983.51.4
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.10
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.18
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Barometer and thermometer given as a humanitarian award
barometer and thermometer
Sharp, R.
Before 1886
1997.159.25
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thumbnail albumen print
1989.60.1
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thumbnail Rescue with breeches buoy
photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
after 1870
2001.12.14
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silver print
1988.100.8.11
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gelatin print
1909
1987.126.18.165
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life preserver
Salow Co., Elvin
Before November 07, 1932
1969.423.5
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life preserver
Salow Co., Elvin
Before November 07, 1932
1969.423.6
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lithograph
1901
1992.88.1
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color photographic postcard
Jellison, Fred Jr.
Circa 1940
1998.21.4
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color photographic postcard
After 1900
1998.21.6
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color photographic postcard
1998.37.1
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postcards
1998.90.10
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postcards
1913
1998.90.7
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gun elevation block
1973.244
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oarlock
1995.120.6
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photograph
1977.282
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pamphlet
1976.23.10B
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glass negative
1981.104.136
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glass negative
1981.104.137
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"DAVIS PAIN KILLER"
advertisement
Davis
1998.5.2
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Personal Flotation Device
personal flotation device
Atlantic-Pacific Mfg. Corp.
1974-11-15
1999.221.1
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medal
Circa 1890
1961.20
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insignia
1962.731.1
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glass negative
1981.104.18
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thumbnail glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.7
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glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.16
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"Three Bells Polka"
sheet music
Sarony & Co.
Circa 1855
1992.88.12
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"Minute Gun at Sea"
sheet music
Sharpe, R. S.; King, M. P.; Blake, George E.
2004.61.35
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK on the rocks, two people in breeches buoy, Monterey Bay, California, May 4, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-04
2008.28.5.630
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engraving on zinc
1976.23.122
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tally board
1973.241
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thumbnail Wreck of ship DAUNTLESS off African coast, 1883
albumen print
1883
1949.291
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postcard
After 1887
1981.99.26
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thumbnail Lifesaving crew at Highland Life Saving Station, North Truro, Mass., August 12, 1897
albumen print
Taylor, C. N.
August 12, 1897
1978.72.1
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photograph
Burgess, Augustus S.
Before 1920
1982.119.3
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engraving
Morten, A.
1961.1160
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engraving
Miller
1970.210
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.11
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.14
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.24
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gelatin print
1910
1987.126.18.147
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life preserver
Salow Co., Elvin
Before August 02, 1938
1969.423.11
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life preserver
Atlantic-Pacific Mfg. Corp.
Before 1939
1969.423.3
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life preserver
Atlantic-Pacific Mfg.
1969.423.4
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illustration
Burns, Milton J.
January 22, 1887
1984.129.43
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life ring
1973.243
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lithograph
1901
1992.88.1
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color photographic postcard
After 1888
1998.21.11
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photographic postcard
Circa 1909
1998.21.15
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color photographic postcard
After 1897
1998.21.2
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color photographic postcard
Before 1912
1998.21.5
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postcards
1998.90.3
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oarlock
1995.120.1
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postcard
Webster, C. B.
1906
1986.34.48
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thumbnail albumen print
Before December 17, 1898
1995.124
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thumbnail watercolors
Cozzens, Frederic Schiller
1891
1998.47.11
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glass negative
Levick, Edwin
Circa 1911
1994.125.45
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thumbnail Man carry person piggyback from surfboat to beach, probably after wreck of ferry COLLEGE POINT near North Brother Island, Bronx, NY, December 13, 190
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-13
2008.28.4.397
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thumbnail gouache
Burns, Milton
1986.105.3
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thumbnail Model of Berthon collapsible lifeboat
full model
Circa 1900
1961.171
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life preserver
1980.92.6
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photograph
After 1871
1979.104
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"Man Overboard - an Incident of an Ocean Steamship Voyage"
woodcut
September 23, 1882
1939.126
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Relief carving of Ida Lewis
carving
1954.110
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blueprint
Archer, Colin
1950.96
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drawing
Burns, Milton J.
1984.179.9
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"Ida Lewis Mazurka"
sheet music
Mack, E.; Lee & Walker; Sinclair, Thomas
1869
2003.85.6
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Trade card for Warner's Safe Yeast
trade card
Mensing & Stecher
2003.4.13
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.12
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.22
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.23
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.28
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silver print
1988.100.11.5
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thumbnail "'Here,' he says to Dan,'take hold'..."
photo-lithograph
Burns, Milton J.
before 1933
2001.12.44
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thumbnail Man rescuing drowning woman
photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
before 1905
2001.12.17
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silver print
1988.100.8.10
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life preserver
Salow Co., Elvin
Before November 07, 1932
1969.423.7
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line tub discs
1973.122
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cabinet photograph
Taylor, C. N.
1979.58.2
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thumbnail Model of 36' motor lifeboat made by Eves Vincent, Jr., 1962
full model
Vincent, Eves Jr.
1962
1962.916
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photographic postcard
After 1899
1998.21.9
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Oil can from U.S. Light House Establishment
oil can
1969.43
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oarlock
1995.120.9
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oarlock
1995.120.4
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oarlock
1995.120.5
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cyanotype
Circa 1885
1999.53.3
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postcard
Webster, C. B.
1906
1986.34.49
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drawing
Leavitt, John F.
1975.123
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color lithograph
Baker, J. E.
1872-1878
1932.53
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USLSS surfboat
lantern slide
Barnard, Frank Roland
1986.20.2
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photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
Before 1911
1984.67.12
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photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
1894
1984.67.32
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photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
1984.67.35
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Absecon Lighthouse and Lifesaving Station, Atlantic City, New Jersey
color postcard
Koehler, L. J.
1982.126.1
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Coston flare
Coston Supply Co.
1971.314.9
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insignia
1962.731.2
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glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.5
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"Afternoon Drill/ Amagansett"
glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.15
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"Three Bells Polka"
sheet music
Sarony & Co.
Circa 1855
1993.35.5
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thumbnail Four lifesaving crew members launching surfboat, Shinnecock Bay, Long Island, NY, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896
2008.28.2.212
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Massachusetts Humane Society boat
Massachusetts Humane Society boat
1963.1517
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pamphlet
After 1871
1963.1521
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tally board
1973.239
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postcard
Circa 1905
1981.87.2
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postcard
Circa 1910
1981.99.33
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postcard
Circa 1906
1981.99.35
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postcard
Circa 1923
1981.99.36
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photograph
Loomis, Alfred
1951
1980.79.1336
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.19
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.25
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.27
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.29
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silver print
1988.100.11.3
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.6
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.7
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Sketchbook by Elisha Taylor Baker, circa 1875
sketchbook
Baker, Elisha Taylor
Circa 1875
1989.17.15
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gelatin print
1910
1987.126.18.164
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life preserver
Salow Co., Elvin
Before February 21, 1933
1969.423.10
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life preserver
Salow, Co., Elvin
Before April 06, 1933
1969.423.9
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life preserver
Atlantic-Pacific Mfg. Co
After June 14, 1944
1986.121.1
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"The Young Pilot"
sheet music
Turner, Joseph W.; Keith's Music Publishing House; Bouve, Ephraim W.; Blake, J.
1846
2007.8.9
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color photographic postcard
1998.21.8
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postcards
1998.90.1
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postcards
1998.90.4
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oarlock
1995.120.2
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oarlock
1995.120.8
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cyanotype
March 1893
1997.36
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thumbnail Lifesaving equipment on shore near wreck of USN destroyers, Santa Barbara, CAlifronia, September 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09
1962.1249.76
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"Throw out Life-Line/ #5"
lantern slide
McAllister, T. H.
1997.86.1
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silver print
1897 - 1923
1990.115
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photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
1900
1984.67.6
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line-carrying rocket and box
American Carrier Rocket Co.
1978.25
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Medal awarded to Watch Hill, RI, lifesavers 1873
lifesaving medal
February 24, 1873
1949.1489
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CANCELLED NUMBER
Macesco
1973.245
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glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.13
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glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.23
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gelatin print
Edbrooke, W.J.
1893
1993.131.225
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"Grace Darling or The Wreckers Daughter"
sheet music
Johns, E. & Co.; Willig, George
Circa 1845
1987.3.2
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"THREE BELLS Polka"
sheet music
Sarony & Co.
Circa 1855
1992.9.3
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"The Minute Gun at Sea"
sheet music
King, M. P.; Holloway, A. S. (Dr.); Robert Jackson & Co.
2000.71.5
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Life car from USCG station at Watch Hill, RI
life car
Rowland, T. F.
1950.3086
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thumbnail Telescope with box
telescope
Troughton & Simms
1969.33
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Monomoy surfboat TYCHO BRAHE
Monomoy surfboat
U. S. Coast Guard
1979.197
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woodcut
Davidson, C., Jr.
August 21, 1880
1939.122
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postcard
Circa 1906
1981.99.30
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postcard
Gardner, W.E.
September 16, 1913
1981.99.31
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thumbnail Michigan City Lifesaving Station, circa 1889
albumen print
Circa 1889
1993.17.260
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gelatin print
1988.100.11.1
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.17
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silver print
1988.100.11.4
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albumen print
Smith, W. M.
Before 1888
1978.72.3
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stereograph
Laurence, L. G.
1979.176.2
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thumbnail Man in breeches buoy rescuing woman
photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
before 1933
2001.12.25
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thumbnail Four views, lifesaving crews and boats
photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
1910
2001.12.28
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gelatin print
1910
1987.126.18.144
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gelatin print
1910
1987.126.18.145
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life preserver
Mundel, L. & Son
Before February 26, 1942
1969.423.1
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life preserver
Atlantic-Pacific Mfg.
After June 14, 1944
1986.121.2
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life preserver
Dodge Cork Co., Inc.
1929
1984.101.6
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postcards
1998.90.9
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postcard
Circa 1897
1982.65.4
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Lifesaving suit, World War II
lifesaving suit
Circa 1945
1999.169
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Life ring from America's Cup defender COLUMBIA (Cutter, 1899)
life ring
1947.965
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etching
Moran, Edward
1895
1972.497
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"GRACE DARLING"
sheet music
Linley, George
Circa 1845
1992.88.5
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clipping
Adams, Frank
December 08, 1888
1987.125.2
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photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
Before 1911
1984.67.11
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postcard
1906
1984.10.16
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spoke
Abbott & Downing
1992.98
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Coston distress outfit
Coston Supply Co., Inc.
Circa 1920
1973.381
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lifesaving medal
Barber, W. & C.
February 24, 1873
1965.263
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lifesaving medal
Wyon, Benjamin
1866
1959.1094
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lifesaving medal
1875
1987.24.1
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glass negative
1981.104.32
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glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.4
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glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.20
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gelatin print
1893
1993.131.81
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thumbnail "THREE BELLS Polka"
sheet music
Sarony & Co.
Circa 1860
1994.13.2
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"The Minute Gun at Sea"
sheet music
Sharpe, R. S.; King, Matthew Peter; Firth & Hall
1997.87.6
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"Minute Gun at Sea"
sheet music
King, M. P.; Sharpe, R. S.; Blake, George E.
2004.61.34
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Lyle gun shot
1959.1223
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thumbnail Massachusetts Humane Society surfboat from Station 10, Marblehead
surfboat
Graves, James E.
Circa 1900
1972.901
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engraving on zinc
1976.23.126
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tally board
1973.242
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photograph
November 1898
1975.60
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photograph
1975.61
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Board game, "Life Savers"
board game
Milton Bradley Co.
After 1904
1997.1.2.1-13
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postcard
Circa 1910
1981.99.27
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stereograph
Underwood & Underwood
1998.90.11
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"Merrymen [sic.] Life Saving dress"
photograph
1975.449.5
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.16
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.20
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.21
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.26
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gelatin print
July 01, 1936
1988.37.1.275
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thumbnail Abandoning ship
photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
1901
2001.12.29
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color lithograph
Walters, Samuel
Circa 1937
1967.140.14
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thumbnail USCG Elvis shoulder patch
shoulder patch
1999.68
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beach cart
Norton, Harry
1967.350
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color photographic postcard
After 1895
1998.37.2
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color photographic postcard
After 1889
1998.37.3
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postcards
1998.90.2
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St. Joseph Harbor lifesaving crew and lighthouse, 1907
postcards
1907-05-09
1998.90.6
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oarlock
1995.120.7
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thumbnail USCG rated type III PFD
life preserver
ITW Nexus
2000.78.3
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thumbnail USCG rated type II PFD, child's medium
life preserver
Black Sheep, Inc.
2000.78.2
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life ring
1972.24
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thumbnail Commemorative miniature life ring, Port of Omaha, 1935
miniature life ring
1935
2002.58.4
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woodcut
March 28, 1874
1939.125
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"Life Savers"
board game
Milton Bradley Co.
Before 1925
1997.1.1.1-13
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lifesaving medal
Paquet, F.
July 26, 1866
1965.262
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glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.9
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glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.14
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glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.19
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Surf boat on cart, Amagansett Life Saving Station
glass negative
Butler, Albert L.
Circa 1889
1997.89.22
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"The Minute Gun at Sea"
sheet music
King, M. P.; Dubois, Wm.
circa 1813-1821
2003.53.8
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"The Minute Gun at Sea"
sheet music
King, M. P.; Firth & Hall
Circa 1840
1992.20.4
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thumbnail Man descending in breeches buoy from steamship ANAHUAC stranded on beach at Bellport, Long Island, NY, April 10, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04-10
2008.28.5.604
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faking box
1963.593.1
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Dog rescuing young woman on rocky beach
ambrotype of lithograph(?)
Dean & Emerson
1976.166.406
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thumbnail albumen print
After 1896
1989.109.2
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"The Lifeboat"
sheet music
Read, Ezra; W. Paxton & Co., Ltd.
2001.91.13
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drawing
Burns, Milton J.
1984.179.10
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"The Mixon Bell"
sheet music
Parry, B.; Trehearne, Bryceson; Snell & Sons
Circa 1895
2003.37.15
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.13
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.15
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.8
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silver print
Levick, Edwin
1988.100.11.9
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color lithograph
Walters, Samuel
Circa 1937
1967.140.14A
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"The Wreck"
photograph of painting
Homer, Winslow
1972.1090
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gelatin print
1910
1987.126.18.146
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life preserver
Salow Co., Elvin
Before August 02, 1938
1969.423.12
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life preserver
Atlantic-Pacific Mfg.
After April 16, 1941
1973.376
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thumbnail Life ring with black lettering "L. A. DUNTON"
life ring
2003.28
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color lithograph
Harriss, Inman
1872
1989.97
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Medal to Andrew Cartz for Rescue of Crew from SAN FRANCISCO, 1853
medal
December 24, 1853
1976.23.4
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patrol lantern
1936.44
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color photographic postcard
After 1898
1998.21.1
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color photographic postcard
After 1887
1998.21.12
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hand colored photographic postcard
After 1897
1998.21.3
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thumbnail Highland Life Saving Station, North Truro, Massachusetts, August 12, 1897
cabinet photograph
Taylor, C. N.
1897-08-12
1978.72.2
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silver print
September 1883
1989.49.4
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Lifesaving catamaran
handcolored photographic postcard
Illustrated Postal Card Co.
before 1907
2001.43
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postcard
Webster, C. B.
1906
1986.34.44
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postcard
Webster, C. B.
1906
1986.34.46
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postcard
Webster, C. B.
1906
1986.34.47
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thumbnail USCG rated type III PFD
life preserver
National Molding Corporation
2000.78.1
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silver print
1989.99.120
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4-Masted Schooner CHARLES A. CAMPBELL ashore
photograph
after 1890
1976.1.173.25
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gelatin print
Pierson & Co.
1986.39.22
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thumbnail Label for duPont Life Saving Service Powder
label
E. I. duPont de Nemours & Co.
1997.124
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thumbnail Stranded vessel on beach, lifeboat and men on beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3465
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thumbnail "U.S.L.S.S. #6 Rowing to the Wreck"
watercolors
Cozzens, Frederic Schiller
1908
1998.47.4
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Medal presented to Captains of ships THREE BELLS, KILBY, and ANTARCTIC, 1853
medal
After 1853
1965.261
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lifesaving medal
Wyon, Benjamin
After 1866
1959.1093
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nitrate negative
1990.67.66
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nitrate negative
Gaskell
1985.94.226
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"Grace Darling or the Wreckers Daughter"
sheet music
Hewitt, W. K.; Fleetwood & Sons; Linley, George; Peters, Field & Co.; Peters, W. C. & Sons
1996.108.61
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"THREE BELLS Polka"
sheet music
Sarony & Co.; Cook, T. J.; Gordon, S. T.
Circa 1855
1995.77.1
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"Wrecker's Daughter"
sheet music
Von Rieff, J. G.; G. P. Reed & Co.; Anderson, Alexander
1844
2001.125.21
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