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A guide to the Hercules (built 1907; tugboat) and Goliah (built 1907; tugboat) photographs, 1908
P16-015 (SAFR 24851)  
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  • Publication and Use Rights
  • Processing Note
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Historical or Biographical Note
  • Collection Scope and Content
  • Collection Arrangement

  • Title: Hercules (built 1907; tugboat) and Goliah (built 1907; tugboat) photographs
    Date: 1908
    Identifier/Call Number: P16-015 (SAFR 24851)
    Creator: San Francisco Maritime National Park Association
    Physical Description: 2 items.
    Repository: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Historic Documents Department
    Building E, Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    Abstract: The Hercules (built 1907; tugboat) and Goliah (built 1907; tugboat) photographs, 1908, (SAFR 24851, P16-015) are comprised of photographs of the Pacific Coast tugboats HERCULES and GOLIAH in San Francisco, California, and HERCULES in Seattle, Washington. The collection has been processed to the Collection level and is open for use.
    Physical Location: San Francisco Maritime NHP, Historic Documents Department
    Language(s): In English.

    Access

    This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.

    Publication and Use Rights

    Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

    Processing Note

    The descriptions in this collection guide were compiled using the best available sources of information. Such sources include the creator's annotations or descriptions, collection accession files, primary and secondary source material and subject matter experts. While every effort was made to provide accurate information, in the event that you find any errors in this guide please contact the reference staff in order for us to evaulate and make corrections to this guide.
    Please cite the title and collection number in any correspondence with our staff.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item description], [Location within collection organization identified by Collection Number/Series Number/File Unit Number/Item Number], P16-015 (SAFR 24851), Hercules (built 1907; tugboat) and Goliah (built 1907; tugboat) photographs, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

    Acquisition Information

    SAFR-02522
    The photographs were given to the San Francisco Maritime National Park Association by an unknown source. The Association donated the items to the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, and they were formally accessioned in 2016. The photograph of HERCULES in Seattle was received in a frame with the following information handwritten on the backing: "To: Dad. From: Bud. April 1995." (Note: The frame was discarded. See the collection file for a scanned copy of the backing.)

    Historical or Biographical Note

    This collection does not include a historical or biographical note.

    Collection Scope and Content

    The Hercules (built 1907; tugboat) and Goliah (built 1907; tugboat) photographs, 1908, (SAFR 24851, P16-015) are comprised of photographs of the Pacific Coast tugboats HERCULES and GOLIAH in San Francisco, California, and HERCULES in Seattle, Washington. The collection has been processed to the Collection level and is open for use.
    Contains 2 black-and-white photographic prints of HERCULES (built 1907; tugboat) and her sister ship GOLIAH (built 1907; tugboat).
    Item list:
    1. Goliah (built 1907; tugboat) and Hercules (built 1907; tugboat) alongside a pier in San Francisco, California, 1908. 1 black-and-white photographic print, 4 x 5 in. Bow view of the vessels. GOLIAH is on the left, and HERCULES is on the right next to what appears to be the S.F. Bay Improvement Co. pier. There is a smaller sign on the pier for Napa Gravel & Material Co.
    2. Hercules (built 1907; tugboat) underway, port broadside view, in Elliot Bay, Seattle, Washington, 1908. 1 black-and-white photographic copy print, 8 x 10 in. "To Dan. From his Old Shipmate Bert" was inscribed on the original image. "D. Hopkins Collection" is handwritten on the verso of the print.

    Collection Arrangement

    No arrangement due to the small size of the collection.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Tugboats
    Hercules (built 1907; tugboat)
    Goliah (built 1907; tugboat)
    San Francisco (Calif.)
    Seattle (Wash.)
    Black-and-white prints (photographs)