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Exploring the U.S. Life-Saving Service 1878-1915 Review

Disclaimer: I received a FREE copy of this product through the HOMESCHOOL REVIEW CREW in exchange for my honest review. I was not required to write a positive review nor was I compensated in any other way.

 Rebecca Locklear’s Exploring the U.S. Life-Saving Service 1878-1915: 17 Student Workshops with 120 Activities is a fantastic resource to use any time of year, especially for summer! Brimming with a variety of activities for multi-age learning, Rebecca Locklear has designed a maritime history unit study course that gives you much insight on what life was like for storm warriors or angels in oilskins. Perhaps you may know them as the U.S. Life-Saving Service, or after 1915, the U.S. Coast Guard.

The Blue Book says we have to go out [to rescue people]. It doesn’t say a thing about coming back.”

Keeper Patrick Etheridge, Cape Hatteras
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