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3 edition of Light-house tender for the Gulf Coast of Florida. found in the catalog.

Light-house tender for the Gulf Coast of Florida.

United States. Congress. House

Light-house tender for the Gulf Coast of Florida.

by United States. Congress. House

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lighthouses,
  • Florida,
  • Mexico, Gulf of

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLight-house tender for Gulf coast of Florida
    SeriesH.rp.1337
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16037444M

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    USLHT Camellia was a lighthouse tender in commission in the fleet of the United States Lighthouse Service from to and from to , and – as USCGC Camellia (WAGL) – in the fleet of the United States Coast Guard from to During World War I she briefly saw war service with the United States Army in before serving as the United States Navy patrol vessel USS. The lighthouse and its accompanying museum are open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (7 p.m. in the summer). Visitors have to hoof it up steps to reach the top, feet above sea level.

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Copyright Send us an e-maile-mail. U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) (), "Light List Vol. III, Atlantic and Gulf Coasts". U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington D.C.

"Historic Light Station Information and Photography: Florida". United States Coast Guard Historian's Office. Archived from the original on ; Florida Lighthouse Page".

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