The Columbia River Maritime Museum located in Astoria, Oregon, was founded in 1962 and houses an impressive collection of 30,000 objects. The most awe-inspiring exhibit is the Coast Guard Motor Lifeboat, CG-44300, performing a rescue at sea, which is clearly seen through the full-length front windows that span the building. (Photo courtesy of Columbia River Maritime Museum.)
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Crossing the Columbia Bar at Oregon’s Columbia River Maritime Museum
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