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Title: U. S. Coast Guard Cutter COURIER postcard, after 1964

Accession Number: 2005.19.114
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: postcard
Maker: Atlantic Fleet Sales Co.
Place:
Date: after 1964
Materials: paper
Description: Postcard; U. S. Coast Guard Cutter COURIER (built as COASTAL MESSENGER, 1945) postcard owned by USCG sailor Peter Kolasa, after 1964; postcard depicts USCGC COURIER on a calm sea from the air; reverse reads "U.S. COAST GUARD CUTTER COURIER (WTR-410)/ Floating "Voice of America" station from 1952-/ 1964 in Rhodes, Greece: now serving in the CG/ Reserve Training program on the Great Lakes/ and the Eastern and Gulf coasts. Based in York-/town, Virginia.", vertically in center of reverse "Atlantic Fleet Sales Co., 4410 Colley Ave., Norfolk, Va. 23508"; similar to 2005.19.113.

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