Photo #: NH 106121-KN (color)
"Great White Fleet" World Cruise
Postcard published in Japan to commemorate the U.S. Atlantic Fleet's visit there in October 1908. This embossed card features a broadside view of a Connecticut class battleship and the message "Welcome American Fleet".
See Photo # NH 106121-A-KN for a view of the reverse of this card, which was mailed from Japan to Miss Tillie Cathcart of Jersey City Heights, New Jersey.
Collection of Chief Quartermaster John Harold.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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Image posted 21 September 2008