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Kenrick A.Claflin & Son

97197xx8. [newspaper] THE LIFE-SAVING SERVICE. Portland Transcript. September 21, 1872.

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97197xx8. [newspaper] THE LIFE-SAVING SERVICE. Portland Transcript. September 21, 1872.

97197xx8. [newspaper] THE LIFE-SAVING SERVICE. Portland Transcript. September 21, 1872. Lengthy ¼-page article details a bit of the early history of the service, with a great deal on the present state of recent appropriations and work in progress to upgrade the operations along the coasts. Additional information is presented regarding the equipment and methods currently in use. Most interesting with a great deal of information. Full issue with additional articles of the day, light browning, original folds. (VG). $32