Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

Philippines and Ceylon (Sri Lanka)

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U.S. Army steamer prepares to greet Great White Fleet, Philipinne Islands, 30 September 1908.

NH 2392. U.S. Army steamer prepares to greet Great White Fleet, Philippine Islands, 30 September 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Atlantic Fleet battleships steam in column past Zamboanga Point, Philippine Islands, 30 September 1908.

NH 41676. Atlantic Fleet battleships steam in column past Zamboanga Point, Philippine Islands, 30 September 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Sailors riding in rickshaws while on liberty in Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908.

NH 106164. Sailors riding in rickshaws while on liberty in Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908. Donation of Mrs. Ruth Mayfield; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Sailors in railway cars, Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908.

NH 106165. Sailors in railway cars, Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908. Donation of Mrs. Ruth Mayfield; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Vendors on board Connecticut during fleet's visit to Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908.

NH 1181. Vendors on board Connecticut during fleet's visit to Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Elephants at work along the railroad, during the Fleet's visit to Ceylon in December 1908.

NH 1184. Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commnader Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Merchants on board Connecticut, Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908.

NH 1746. Merchants on board Connecticut, Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908.

NH 1779. Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Sailors from the fleet during their visit to Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908.

NH 52803. Sailors from the fleet during their visit to Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command photograph. Download image.

Local boats visit the fleet at Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908.

NH 82983. Local boats visit the fleet at Ceylon (Sri Lanka), December 1908. Collection of Mrs. Ruth Mayfield; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command photograph. Download image.

Published: Tue Nov 28 08:15:10 EST 2017