Photo #: KN-10866 (Color)
"The Old Navy"
("Spinning a Yarn" aboard USS Mohican, 1888)
Oil on canvas, 37" x 49", by Rufus F. Zogbaum (1849-1925). Painting signed and dated by the artist, 1923. It was inspired by the photograph seen in Photo # NH-2889.
Painting in the U.S. Naval Academy Museum Collection. Gift of Rear Admiral George C. Reiter, 1924.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph.
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7 April 2000