The "Eagle," U.S. Coast Guard Academy

Title

The "Eagle," U.S. Coast Guard Academy

Subject

The Eagle training vessel at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London

Description

Photographic postcard of the Eagle, training barque used by the U.S. Coast Guard for training cadets in sailing skills at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, New London, Conn. The reverse of the postcard provides a brief history of the 295-foot vessel.

Creator

U.S. Coast Guard (photo credit)

Publisher

The New London News Co., New London, Conn.

Contributor

Colourpicture Publishers, Inc., in Boston, responsible for Plastichrome printing technology

Original Format

postcard

Physical Dimensions

3.5"x5.5"

Files

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Citation

U.S. Coast Guard (photo credit), “The "Eagle," U.S. Coast Guard Academy,” Linda Lear Center Digital Collections and Exhibitions, accessed December 10, 2022, https://lc-digital.conncoll.edu/items/show/1197.