The Gordon Riehl photograph collection, circa 1935-1965, bulk circa 1935-1940, (SAFR 23382, P78-132a), is comprised mainly
of photographs of sailing vessels in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. The collection has been processed
to the Item level and is open for use.
Gordon Riehl (1921-2007) was a seaman from Portland, Oregon. He served in the U.S. Merchant Marine during World War II and
was a crew member aboard KAIULANI (built 1899; bark, 3m), the last American-built square rigger, during the vessel's last
commercial service voyage in 1941-1942.
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.
This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.