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Book Cover Picture Shipwrecks and Rescues
on the Northwest Coast
INCLUDES: World War-II Japanese Torpedoing of Ships on the United States West Coast 
Introduction by James A. Gibbs 
Bert and Margie Webber 

Authors put readers in the middle of action-packed episodes involving dozens of shipwrecks, many fatal. Some wrecks covered are not mentioned elsewhere and some are classical wrecks folks love to read about but this book also brings to light new information gleaned from dozens of sources.

Book Back Cover Picture

Ships of many sizes -
fishing boats, pleasure craft, ocean liners and U.S. Naval disasters.

Loss of Coast Guard
life-saving boats.

Thrilling true adventures.

Every shipwreck documented.

155 Photos.
Comprehensive Index.
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Book Cover Picture I SHOOT THE NEWS!
The Adventures of Will E. Hudson
First Newsreel Cameraman
in the Pacific Northwest
Bert & Margie Webber

Here are amazing stories of the life and work of Will E. Hudson, photographer:

  • His Japan and China Experiences 1905-1907
  • First Staff Photographer for Seattle Post-Intelligencer 1908
  • First newsreel cameraman in Pacific Northwest 1912
  • Staff cameraman for Harvard Museum Bering Sea-Arctic Expedition 1913. When his ship became beset in the ice, he and three others walked more than 500 miles through uncharted mountains in dead of winter to civilization
  • Became official Pathe Newsreel cameraman for Pacific Northwest 1916
  • Cameraman for Wilkins Arctic Expedition 1926
Will E. Hudson - First Newsreel Cameraman in the Pacific Northwest
Will E. Hudson
Some of the personalities Hudson photographed:
  • Emperor of Japan
  • Dr. Sun Yat-sen, China
  • Admiral Robley D. "Fighting Bob" Evans, USN
  • Presidents: William Howard Taft; Theodore Roosevelt; Woodrow Wilson
  • Duke of Connaught, Governor-General of Canada
  • Barney Oldfield, Auto Racer
  • J. G. "Tex" Rankin, Stunt Aviator
  • Jack Dempsey, World's Heavyweight Champion
  • Roald Amundsen, Arctic Explorer
  • Queen Marie of Romania
  • Samuel J. Hill, Founder of Maryhill Museum of Arts
  • Dr. Hugo Eckener, Builder, Commander, the Graf Zeppelin
165 Historic and Rare Photographs; Map; Bibliography; Index
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