Photo #: NH 89082 (extended caption)
USS Wisconsin (Battleship # 9)
Crewmen posed around the ship's forward 13"/35 twin gun turret, 1901.
Photograph published on a stereograph card by C.H. Graves, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1904 or later.
See below for text printed on the reverse of the original card.
Courtesy of Commander Donald J. Robinson, USN(MSC), 1979
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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A stereo pair version of this image is available as Photo # NH 89082-A
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Text printed on the reverse of the original stereograph card:
Note by Naval Historical Center: The above text implies that the men seen in the photograph are those on board Wisconsin on 27 February 1904. However, the caption on the card's front states that the photograph was copyrighted in 1901, which is the year the ship was first placed in commission.
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19 November 2002