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Dear Ms. Mallicote,
Thank you for sharing your question with the History Hub!
There are several possible places where you might find the information you’re looking for. First, many of the National Archives photographic holdings are held in the Still Pictures Branch at the National Archives in College Park, MD. Please contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions about their holdings.
Most of the Records of the United States Coast Guard [USCG] (Record Group 26) are in the custody of the Textual Reference Branch at the National Archives in Washington, DC. We recommend that you email them directly at email@example.com for assistance with these records.
Additionally, the National Archives at Atlanta, GA has many records from the 7th Coast Guard District, which included U.S. Coast Guard Station-St. Simons Island (also known as East Beach Station). Please contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions about these records.
According to this history, the station was built as part of President Roosevelt’s Public Works Administration projects. It is possible that you might find some helpful information in the Records of the Public Works Administration [PWA] (RG 135). Please contact the Textual Reference Branch at the National Archives in College Park, MD if you have questions about these records. Their email address is email@example.com.
Finally, the Coastal Georgia Historical Society currently manages the historic site. They may also be able to offer you further assistance.
Thank you, again, for posting your question to the History Hub, and best of luck with your search!