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NHF-018 Smith Hempstone-Oliver Collection

6 views of President Herbert C. Hoover’s Review of the U.S. Atlantic Fleet, on 20 May 1930, on board USS Salt Lake City (CA-25). Donated to the Naval Historical Foundation in October of 1964 by Smith Hempstone-Oliver.
Caption: Collection photo# NHF-018.01: Assistant Secretary of the Navy Ernest Lee Jahncke, President Herbert Hoover, Admiral Charles Hughes and other officers on gundeck behind USS Salt Lake City (CA-25) #2-8’’ turret, 20 May 1930.
Description: 6 views of President Herbert C. Hoover’s Review of the U.S. Atlantic Fleet, on 20 May 1930, on board USS Salt Lake City (CA-25). Donated to the Naval Historical Foundation in October of 1964 by Smith Hempstone-Oliver. Assistant SecNav Ernest Lee Jahncke; Commander Henry C. Gearing, USN (XO of SALT LAKE CITY); SecNav Charles F. Adams; President Hoover; and Captain Frederick L. Oliver, USN, (CO of Salt Lake City). President Hoover beside an 8’’ gun turret. SecNav Adams and C.N.O. Admiral Charles F. Hughes, USN. Captain Oliver and President Hoover. Assistant SecNav Jahncke, President Hoover, Admiral Hughes and other officers on the gundeck behind #2-8’’ turret. Commander Gearing, SecNav Adams, President Hoover, and Captain Oliver.
Accession #: NHF
Catalog #: NHF-018
Donor: Naval Historical Foundation
Original Date: Tue, May 20, 1930
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