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A guide to the H. Alan Sims photographs of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), circa 1950s, 1970 March 24
P99-014 (SAFR 22590)  
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Item No. 04.  Sign from the arrival of the Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) in San Francisco, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Sign giving a summary of the journey.
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Item No. 06.  The arrival of the Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), underway, in San Francisco, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Starboard broadside view of the EPPLETON HALL as she steams into San Francisco.
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Item No. 11.  Port bow view of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) in San Francisco, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

View off the port bow of the EPPLETON HALL upon her arrival in San Francisco.
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Item No. 14.  Crowd gathered for the arrival of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) in San Francisco, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Crowd gathered at Fisherman's Wharf near Pier 43 to greet EPPLETON HALL upon her arrival. Fisherman's Grotto is visible in the background.
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Item No. 15.  Crowd and band gather on the pier for the arrival of the Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) in San Francisco, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Spectators gather close to EPPLETON HALL upon her arrival at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco.
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Item No. 16.  Band playing for the arrival of the Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) in San Francisco, with a crowd gathered, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Spectators gather as a band prepared to play for the arrival of EPPLETON HALL at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco.
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Item No. 19.  Band playing for the arrival of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) in San Francisco, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

A band is playing for the arrival of EPPLETON HALL at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco.
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Item No. 20.  Spectators gather around signs for the arrival of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) in San Francisco, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Spectators gather around signs to welcome the EPPLETON HALL crew to San Francisco at Fisherman's Wharf.
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Item No. 21.  Joseph Alioto at the arrival of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) in San Francisco, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

San Francisco Mayor Joseph Alioto greets Scott Newhall and the rest of the crew of the EPPLETON HALL upon their arrival in San Francisco at Fisherman's Wharf.
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Item No. 24.  Port bow view of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) at dock in San Francisco upon her arrival from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Close-up view off the port bow of EPPLETON HALL upon her arrival in San Francisco.
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Item No. 25.  Close-up view of the hull of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) showing her name, while docked in San Francisco after arriving from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 26.  Smoke stack on Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), while docked in San Francisco upon her arrival from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

The stack of EPPLETON HALL is still steaming.
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Item No. 28.  Crowd gathers on board Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) while docked in San Francisco, after her arrival from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Visitors swarming over EPPLETON HALL upon her arrival in San Francisco.
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Item No. 29.  Paddlebox of the Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), while docked in San Francisco after her arrival from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Close-up view of the carved detail of the paddlebox, which shows two mermaids with their hands on an anchor.
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Item No. 31.  Binnacle of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Binnacle in the wheelhouse.
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Item No. 32.  Wheelhouse of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Interior view of the wheelhouse.
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Item No. 33.  Starboard light on deck of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 34.  Ships bell of the Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 36.  Deck light of the Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 37.  Engine room of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Interior view of the engine room, still hot from the tugboat's arrival.
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Item No. 38.  Restoration builders' plate of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Close-up view of the restoration builders' plate which says: "P.T. EPPLETON HALL. RESTORED IN 1969 BY R. B. HARRISONS OF BILL QUAY FOR SCOTT NEWHALL, UNDER THE DIRECTION OF STANLEY B. ROOKE & WILLIAM G. BARTZ"
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Item No. 39.  Paddlewheel of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Close-up of the paddlewheel.
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Item No. 41.  Stove in the galley of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 43.  Books on a bunk on Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Books on a crew member's bunk.
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Item No. 44.  Crew bunks on board Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Multiple crew member bunks.
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Item No. 45.  Main cabin table of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

It appears that there is an ash tray and several books of matches on the table.
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Item No. 46.  Oil lamp in the cabin on Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 47.  Skylight on Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Open skylight as seen from on deck.
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Item No. 48.  Life boat on Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 49.  Belaying pins and lines on board Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 50.  Furled sail on Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 51.  Close-up view of mast and furled sail on Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle., 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 52.  Mast and rat lines of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) upon her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle., 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Looking from the deck up at the mast and rat lines.
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Item No. 53.  View from the stack looking down on the deck of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), at dock in San Francisco upon her arrival from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

View from above, near the stack of EPPLETON HALL (built 1914; tugboat), looking down on the deck. Several men can be seen standing on the deck.
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Item No. 54.  Anchor tied down on the deck of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat), after her arrival in San Francisco from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 55.  Port bow view of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) at dock in San Francisco upon her arrival from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

A crowd of people can be seen in the background.
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Item No. 56.  Paddlebox and life boat of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) at dock in San Francisco upon her arrival from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.
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Item No. 57.  Smoke stack of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) at dock in San Francisco upon her arrival from Newcastle, England, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

The top of the stack is still steaming after coming to dock.
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Item No. 59.  "Well done!" sign for the arrival of Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat) in San Francisco, 1970 March 24

Extent: 1 slide.
Physical Description: Mounted color transparency, 2 x 2 in.

Scope and Content Note

Sign posted near Fisherman's Wharf to welcome the crew of the EPPLETON HALL on March 24, 1970.