Great White Fleet Gallery

Selected images that appear in The World Cruise of the Great White Fleet are available as part of NHHC's online holdings. Click Download Image to view download options and obtain more information about each image.

 

NH 59552: Commanding officers of most of the fleet's ships.

NH 59552. Commanding officers of most of the fleet's ships. Donation of Captain Donald I. Thomas, USN; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 106168-KN: Postcard with itinerary for USS Connecticut.

NH 106168-KN. Postcard with itinerary for USS Connecticut. Donation of Mrs. Ruth Mayfield; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 106064: Prize-winning gun crew on USS Georgia.

NH 106064. Prize-winning gun crew on USS Georgia. Collection of Chief Quartermaster John Harold; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 106224-KN: Equator crossing card given to Midshipman Harold M. Bemis of USS Maine.

NH 106224-KN. Equator crossing card given to Midshipman Harold M. Bemis of USS Maine. Courtesy of Naval Historical Foundation, Washington, D.C.; collection of Rear Admiral Harold M. Bemis; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 101483: Battleships enter the Strait of Magellan, Chile.

NH 101483. Battleships enter the Strait of Magellan, Chile. Collection of Chief Quartermaster John Harold; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 101486: Sailors at a parade in Santa Barbara, California.

NH 101486. Sailors at a parade in Santa Barbara, California. Collection of Chief Quartermaster John Harold; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 106174-KN: Postcard commemorating fleet's visit to Sydney, Australia.

NH 106174-KN. Postcard commemorating fleet's visit to Sydney, Australia. Donation of Mrs. Ruth Mayfield; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 81440: Souvenir of fleet's visit to Sydney, Australia.

NH 81440. Souvenir of the fleet's visit to Sydney, Australia, depicting chart of fleet's anchorage off the city and a program for Fleet Week. Courtesy of Mrs. Worth Sprunt; from the collection of Rear Admiral B.F. Hutchison, USN; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 81513-KN: Welcoming the fleet to Sydney, Australia.

NH 81513-KN. Welcoming the fleet to Sydney, Australia. Artwork by Norman Carter; published in The Sydney Mail; courtesy of John C. Reilly Jr.; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 100336: Battleships of the fleet in Sydney harbor, Australia.

NH 100336. Battleships of the fleet in Sydney harbor, Australia. Photo printed on stereograph card, published by the Rose Stereograph Co., Melbourne, Sydney, Wellington & London; donation of Louis Smaus; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 100754-KN: Arch welcoming the fleet to Manila, The Philippines.

NH 100754-KN. Arch welcoming the fleet to Manila, The Philippines. Published on postcard by H.H. Stratton; courtesy of Carter Rila; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 106119-KN: Postcard commemorating fleet's visit to Japan.

NH 106119-KN. Postcard commemorating the fleet's visit to Japan. Collection of Chief Quartermaster John Harold; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 106121-KN: Postcard commemorating fleet's visit to Japan depicting Connecticut-class battleship.

NH 106121-KN. Postcard commemorating fleet's visit to Japan depicting Connecticut-class battleship. Collection of Chief Quartermaster John Harold; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 82511: USS Missouri officers with officers from Japanese armored cruiser Nisshin aboard USS Missouri.

NH 82511. USS Missouri officers with officers from Japanese armored cruiser Nisshin aboard USS Missouri at Yokohama, Japan. Donation of Brigadier General Robert L. Denig Jr., USMC; from the collection of his father, Brigadier General Robert L. Denig, USMC; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 53142: Officers attend banquet at Amoy, China.

NH 53142. Officers of the fleet attend a banquet at Amoy, China. Photo received from American Consul at Amoy, China; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 53143: Senior officers with their hosts at Amoy, China.

NH 53143. Senior officers of the fleet with their hosts at Amoy, China. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 1177: Survivors of the earthquake in Sicily.

NH 1177. Survivors of the earthquake in Sicily. Sailors and Marines from the Great White Fleet provided humanitarian assistance to survivors. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 106135: Sailors at the Sphinx during a sightseeing tour to Giza, Egypt.

NH 106135. Sailors at the Sphinx during a sightseeing tour to Giza, Egypt. Collection of Chief Quartermaster John Harold; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 95351: President Roosevelt with Secretary of the Navy Newberry and Rear Admiral Sperry at end of world cruise.

NH 95351. President Roosevelt with Secretary of the Navy Newberry and and Rear Admiral Sperry at the end of the world cruise. Courtesy of the U.S. Naval Institute Photo Collection; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 82984-KN: "Flying a homeward-bound pennant": Postcard depicting a Sailor of the Great White Fleet.

NH 82984-KN. "Flying a homeward-bound pennant": Postcard depicting a Sailor of the Great White Fleet. Published by the Middleton Company, Middleton, Connecticut; courtesy of Mrs. Ruth Mayfield; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 76542-KN: Embroidered silk souvenir of the cruise.

NH 76542-KN. Embroidered silk souvenir of the cruise. Donation of Mrs. C.G. O'Field; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

NH 95629-KN: Silk tapestry commemorating the world cruise.

NH 95629-KN. Silk tapestry commemorating the world cruise. Donated in remembrance of Edward S. Oliver Sr., by his family; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

 

Published:Tue Nov 28 07:47:28 EST 2017