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Marine Board of Investigation hearing files RHC-66

Grand Valley State University Special Collections & University Archives
1 Campus Drive
Allendale, MI 49503



Repository: Grand Valley State University Special Collections & University Archives
Title: Marine Board of Investigation hearing files
Dates: 1967 October 5-7, 9
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet(3 volumes in 1 box)
Identification: RHC-66
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Collection Description

Certified copy of a transcript of a hearing by the Marine Board of Investigation, Manistee, Michigan in October 1967. The Board investigated the loss of, and damage to, numerous vessels with loss of life. The wreck occurred on the eastern coast of Lake Michigan near Point Betsie, Michigan, during high winds and heavy seas on or about 23 September 1967.


Administrative History

The US Coast Guard Marine Board of Investigation investigates incidents and accidents to improve marine safety. The Board is charged with determining the cause of casualty and the extent of the responsibility for an incident. The final cause is then determined by the National Transportation Safety Board.


Legal documents
Marine accidents--Investigation
Michigan, Lake
Point Betsie Life Saving Station (U.S.).
Shipwrecks--Michigan, Lake

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Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.

Publication Rights

For information on copyright or permissions for this collection, contact Grand Valley State University Special Collections.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

The United States of America, United States Coast Guard, Marine Board of Investigation, Manistee, Michigan. (RHC-66). Special Collections & University Archives, Grand Valley State University Libraries.

Source of Acquisition

Gift from unknown source.


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