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NH 73881 President Theodore Roosevelt

President Theodore Roosevelt
Title: President Theodore Roosevelt
Caption: With turret gun pointers of USS TEXAS, on board that ship in Oyster Bay, Long Island, 17 August 1903, during the naval review. The president took a great interest in naval gunnery and at the graduation exercises at the U.S. Naval Academy May 2, 1902, in addressing the young officers about to join the fleet, first used publically the words, "the only shots that count are the shots that hit".
Catalog #: NH 73881
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
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Original Date: Thu, Oct 08, 1903
After this Year: 1900
Before this Year: 1909
Original Medium: BW Photo
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