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Life-saving station at Louisville, Ky.

United States. Congress. House

Life-saving station at Louisville, Ky.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine accidents,
  • Kentucky,
  • Louisville (Ky.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLife-saving station at Louisville, Kentucky
    SeriesH.rp.645
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Commerce
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination3 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18225738M

    This full-color history book tells, for the first time, the compelling story of the first and only U.S. Life-Saving Service and Coast Guard station, and the remarkable crews who saved thousands of lives, countless numbers of boats, and millions of dollars of cargoes at the Falls of the Ohio from until , before the days of the modern.


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Guest Book, School of Music, University of. The active season on the Great Life-saving station at Louisville stretched from April to December. An exception was the nation's first rescue center on the inland waterways, the United States Life Saving Station#10, established Life-saving station at Louisville at the Falls of the Ohio at Louisville, Kentucky, on the Ky.

book River. Houses of refuge made up the third category of Life Saving Service executive: Sumner Increase Kimball. Life-Saving Station #10 was first installed at Louisville in November,to rescue boats and people who ran into Ky.

book trouble because of the Falls of the Ohio, the most hazardous obstruction on the Ohio River. Constructed with a wooden hull, it was replaced with a second station in Mayor Andrew Broaddus is a lifesaving station built by the United States Life-Saving Service located in Louisville, Kentucky, off the corner of River Road and Fourth is named in honor of Andrew Broaddus (), a former mayor of Louisville ().

Her historic purpose was to protect travelers on Life-saving station at Louisville Ohio River from the Falls of the Ohio, with rescue crews for those who Location: Louisville, Kentucky. Life Saving Station # First, a little background of Life Saving Station #10 at Louisville, KY is in order.

In service from untilthis station was placed near the falls of the Ohio because it was the most dangerous section of the river. The station was manned around the clock and operated as a bonafide Coast Guard Station. LIFE-SAVING STATION #10 (*) Only inland life-saving station Life-saving station at Louisville the country.

Original station installed at Louisville in because of the hazards of the Falls of the Ohio. Current station is third version, built in West River Road, Louisville, KY, Life-Saving Station #10, docked at the wharf in Louisville, Kentucky, is a unique installation in American history.

The only such federal installation on the inland waterways, this rare floating National Historical Landmark guarded against navigational disasters from until Ship Yards, Jeffersonville, Indiana. This station was put into operation on 3 November It remained in use until Novemberwhen it was replaced Ky.

book another wood station. This second structure served until Then a steel hull station, built at Dubuque, Iowa, was placed into commission. The new station, which arrived at Life-saving station at Louisville on.

(cover / envelope) Superintendent Tenth Ky. book District to Keeper, U.S. Life-Saving Station, Louisville, KY c. Large original official envelope from the Superintendent Tenth Life-Saving District, Buffalo, NY., with address filled in to Keeper of Louisville Life-Saving Station, Kentucky.

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book, which serves as the Belle’s administrative and ticket office – like few others do. The Belle of Louisville is the oldest Mississippi River-style steamboat currently in operation. Life-saving Station #10 Whether learning about the area’s relationship with the Ohio River at the Louisville Water Tower or discovering how enslaved people contributed to the founding of the.

The Ocean City Life-Saving Station now serves as the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum. Assateague State Park Assateague State Park is a publicly owned recreation area in Worcester County, Maryland, at the north end of Assateague Island, a barrier island bordered by the Atlantic Ocean on the east and the Sinepuxent Bay on the west.

U.S. Life-Saving Service (USLSS) Station Number Ten was officially established in Louisville, Kentucky in A history of the station is given, with additional volunteer lifesaving activities in Louisville examined back to The United States Coast Guard (USCG) was formed in by combining the USLSS and the Revenue Cutter Service, at Author: Jerry Nauert.

LIFE-SAVING STATION #10 (*) Only inland life-saving station in the country. Original station installed at Louisville in because of the hazards of the Falls of the Ohio.

Current station is third version, built in West River Road, Louisville, KY, ; LOCUST GROVE (*). create a U.S. Life Saving Station in Louisville. With the exposure of the awards presented to the men, Blackburn and the Kentucky legislature sent a resolution to the Life Saving Service Superintendent, Sumner Kimball, pushing for the establishment of a station at.

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Bailey. Join us on Sunday, October 4th at PM in the Riverside Visitors Center for a talk by Chuck Parrish on the history of the United States Life Saving Service at Louisville, based on the book he co-authored and edited, entitled Heroes at the Falls: Louisville Lifesavers.

From tothe life saving crew based at Louisville’s Station #10 courageously performed dangerous rescues at the. Henry Heimlich, the Cincinnati doctor who invented the life-saving technique called the Heimlich maneuver, met with a group of C-J staffers at the Old House Restaurant on Fifth Street, a popular spot for Courier-Journal lunch meetings.

After the usual round of cocktails (the abstemious Barry Jr. always ordered something made with bitters), Dr. Louisville Life-Saving Station #10, KY Our first stamp for a location in the state of Kentucky is for the Louisville Life-Saving Station, the only inland and floating life-saving station in the country.

Today it serves as the ticket office for the steamboat, Belle of Louisville, which is where the stamp is located. Surfside Life-Saving Station. • the Louisville Free Public Library – Main Library, at 4th and York, for Louisville newspaper articles written starting aroundby river reporter William S.

Hayes. Other reporters may have written some earlier. • The book “Heroes at the Falls – Louisville’s Lifesavers”, by Leland R.

Johnson, Ph.D., edited by Charles E. Parrish. Location: Middletown FD, Station #1 Urton Ln., Louisville, KY Course Cost: $ includes books and materials See for application and more information.

Life-Savers, Inc. of Louisville, Kentucky is a Kentucky certified training agency providing Safety and compliance training. the auspices of the Portland Ave. Church of Christ, Inc., Louisville, Ky. Subscription: $ per year; bundles of 10 or more to one address = $ per subscription. Ad­ dress correspondence to Word and Work, Portland Avenue, Louisville, KY Second class postage paid at Louisville, Ky.

Information about the Life-Saving Service and its practices came primarily from the following two sources: The U.S. Life-Saving Service: Heroes, Rescues, and Architecture of the Early Coast Guard, by Ralph Shanks, Wick York, and Lisa Woo Shanks, Costano Books, CA Wreck Ashore: U.S.

Life-Saving Service Legendary Heroes. (Record Group 26) Overview of Records Locations Table of Contents Administrative History Records of the Bureau of Lighthouses and its Predecessors (bulk ) General records Records relating to operations Personnel and payroll records Accounting records Records of lighthouse districts Records of.

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UNITED STATES LIFE-SAVING. and #53 preservation, Ohio River; preservation of Life Saving Station #10, Louisville; and Belle of Louisville Centennial Committee. Chuck has authored numerous articles on history of navigation development in the Ohio Valley and he.

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