Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

Puerto Rico, South America, and Mexico

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Harbor of Culebra Island, Puerto Rico. Note: The fleet did not call at Puerto Rico.

NH 2395. Harbor of Culebra Island, Puerto Rico. Note: The fleet did not call at Puerto Rico. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Luncheon, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, January 1908.

NH 106194. Luncheon, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, January 1908. Courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation, Washington, DC; collection of Captain Nathan Sargent; donated by Mrs. Helen L. Sargent; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Halftone reproduction of painting by Henry Reuterdahl depicting fleet steaming through Straits of Magellan, February 1908.

NH 41657. Halftone reproduction of painting by Henry Reuterdahl depicting fleet steaming through Straits of Magellan, February 1908. Copied during 1930s from Theodore Roosevelt's autobiography. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Atlantic Fleet battleships anchored at Punta Arenas, Chile, February 1908.

NH 1839. Atlantic Fleet battleships anchored at Punta Arenas, Chile, February 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Punta Arenas, Chile, during fleet's visit there in early February 1908.

NH 2833. Punta Arenas, Chile, during fleet's visit there in early February 1908. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Sailors attend bull fight during visit to Peru, February 1908.

NH 2403. Sailors attend bull fight during visit to Peru, February 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Fleet anchored at Callao, Peru, February 1908.

NH 41653. Fleet anchored at Callao, Peru, February 1908. Published in book of Peruvian scenes presented by government of Peru to each of the fleet's officers. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Marine Corps Second Lieutenant Jeter R. Horton surrounded by birds while ashore at Magdalena Bay during Atlantic Fleet's stop there, circa March-April 1908.

NH 63016. Marine Corps Second Lieutenant Jeter R. Horton surrounded by birds while ashore at Magdalena Bay during Atlantic Fleet's stop there, circa March-April 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command photograph. Download image.

Maine officers and crew, March 1908, Magdalena Bay, Mexico.

NH 106227. Maine officers and crew, March 1908, Magdalena Bay, Mexico. Courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation, Washington, DC; collection of Rear Admiral Harold M. Bemis; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Magdalena Bay, Mexico, March-April 1908.

NH 1175. Magdalena Bay, Mexico, March-April 1908. Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright Jr.; U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command. Download image.

Published: Tue Nov 28 08:05:08 EST 2017