"The Old Navy" "Old Salts of the Square Rigger Navy"
Photo #: NH 2889 The Old Navy or Old Salts of the Square Rigger Navy Photograph taken on board USS Mohican in 1888 by Assistant Surgeon H.W. Whitaker, USN. The Sailors in the photograph are (from left to right): David Ireland, Gilbert H. Purdy, John T. Griffith and John King. See Photo # NH 2889 (extended caption) for more information on these men. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.