The album titled USS Jason includes imagery related to the ship at sea (including enroute to France, homeward bound, and arriving in New York City, November 11, 1918); personal family (?) photos of Dinsdale; crewmembers (including various specific departments); assisting SS Ansaldo on January 16, 1919; views of France (Brest); traveling through Gibraltar; Italian soldiers with USS Jason crew and scenes in Spalato and Sebinico, Dalmatia.
The second photo album includes more personal photos (of Dinsdale’s family?); individual snapshots of sailors aboard ship and in the Philippines, Shanghai, ; crew members of USS Proteus (AC-9); ship’s mascots (dogs); USS Jason in Hampton Roads, VA; and USS Jason sailing around Scotland during WWI
Loose images consist of copies of photos from the albums as well as crew photos of USS Abarenda (AC-13) and USS Ajax (AG-15). There is a large collection of negatives which include both naval and personal imagery.