Photo #: NH 100224
Revolution (American Yacht, 1901)
In port when first completed in 1901. Location is probably the Charles L. Seabury & Company or Gas Engine & Power Company boatyard at Morris Heights, New York.
The craft on the shipways at left is probably USS Wilkes (Torpedo Boat # 35).
Revolution was renamed Wacondah in 1907. Delivered to the Navy on 24 May 1917, she was commissioned for World War I service as USS Wacondah (SP-238) on 14 September 1917. She was stricken on 21 August 1919 and sold on 24 May 1920. Her name was afterwards changed to Intercolonial.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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12 April 2004