Photo #: NH 106071
Coaling a Battleship
Sailors handling a coal transfer basket, which is connected by overhead line to the collier alongside, circa 1907-1908. This view may have been taken during during the "Great White Fleet" World cruiser.
Collection of Chief Quartermaster John Harold.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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Image posted 30 August 2008