This virtual museum would not be what it is without material, supportive, and first-hand contributions from the following sources. Unless otherwise noted, all media is credited to the U.S. Coast Guard or Creative Commons license.
Columbia River Maritime Museum, Astoria, OR
Dring, Timothy R. U.S. Life-Saving Service and U.S. Coast Guard Rescue Craft History, www.trdring.com.
Lawford, Clive. 44ft Motor Lifeboats, www.44mlb.com.
New Jersey Maritime Museum, Beach Haven, NJ
Noble, Dennis L. Lifeboat Sailors. Potomac Books, 2001.
Noble, Dennis L. The Rescue of the Gale Runner. University Press of Florida, 2002.
U.S. Coast Guard Historian’s Office, Washington, D.C.
U.S. Coast Guard National Motor Lifeboat School, Ilwaco, WA
U.S. Coast Guard Museum Northwest, Seattle, WA
U.S. Coast Guard Station Cape Disappointment, WA
U.S. Coast Guard Station Quillayute River, WA
Wilkinson, William D., and Timothy R. Dring. American Coastal Rescue Craft. University Press of Florida, 2009.