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Name BECKER, Al

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Image of 2009.023.006.008.001-.006 - Article

2009.023.006.008.001-.006 - Article

The TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE published a multi-page article and photos of the W.T. PRESTON on September 14, 1975. .001 - photos of the W.T. PRESTON and her paddle wheel .002 - new skipper William W. Morgan short biography .003 - "picturesque" description of W.T. PRESTON .004 - photo of Captain Morgan .005 - photos of Corps flag and engine room telegraph (manned by Al Becker) .006 - photo of lifting log from Commencement Bay No. 6 of six scrapbooks titled: Snagboat History. Scrapbooks include photographs and newspaper clippings pertaining to the W.T. Preston. They belonged to Dennis Hamburg, son of Norm Hamburg. Norm Hamburg had a 42 year career on the W.T. Preston.

Image of D.XXV.160 - Al Becker, Stan Nelson, and Wes Crisp

D.XXV.160 - Al Becker, Stan Nelson, and Wes Crisp

Al Becker, Stan Nelson, and Wes Crisp on the bow of the W.T. PRESTON.