Were some of your ancestors in the civilian services? Find out what records exist for the merchant marine, inland waterways, carters, coachmen, railways, police, customs & excise, post office and many others. Here is practical advice on the contents of the records, how to access them from where you live, and how to use them. 159 pages, softcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 174 pages, softcover. Published 2003.