U.S. Life-Saving Service, Legendary Heroes of the Great Lakes
From stormy shipwrecks to catastrophic disasters, the lifesavers were always there, risking their lives to save others. From the mid-1780s until it transformed into the U.S. Coast Guard in 1915, the U.S. Life-Saving Service was responsible for safety on the seas. A look at our earliest heroes on the Great Lakes. An important addition to the Great Lakes record.
224 pages, illustrated with historic black-and-white pictures, 8-1/2″ x 11″, softcover.
Item Number: LS1290.