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We searched the National Archives Catalog and located 12 series in the Records of the U.S. Coast Guard (Record Groups 26); 12 series in the Records of the U.S. Customs Service (Record Group 36); Letters and Reports to the Congress, 1806 - 1839 in the General Records of the Department of the Treasury (Record Group 56); and the General Register of Bonds and Contracts, 2/28/1798 - 12/18/1887 in the Records of the Accounting Officers of the Department of the Treasury (Record Group 217) that relate to the Revenue Cutter Service. For access to these records, please contact the National Archives locations via email as referenced in each series description.
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