Lifeboat drill, Biddeford Pool, about 1910

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Lifeboat drill, Biddeford Pool, about 1910

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United States Life-Saving Service men prepare for a life-saving drill off Biddeford Pool. The USLSS was rolled into the U. S. Coast Guard in 1915. The photo was taken about 1910 and the life savers were in a row boat. Note the life jackets.

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  • Title: Lifeboat drill, Biddeford Pool, about 1910
  • Creator: Gay, Robert Henry
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Local Name: Biddeford Pool
  • Town: Biddeford
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 13 cm x 17 cm
  • Local Code: 0032
  • Collection: General Image Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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