Acquired: 29 October 1901
Commissioned: 29 October 1901
Disposition: Decommissioned December 1901
A small 38' sloop, a US Army war prize from the Spanish-American War, was turned over to the Lighthouse Service and commissioned. The vessel served in Puerto Rico and was damaged severely in a storm causing it to be decommissioned.
Douglas Peterson. United States Lighthouse Service Tenders, 1840-1939. Annapolis and Trappe, MD: Eastwind Publishing, 2000.