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UA 01.10 Vice Admiral Emory “Jerry” Land Collection

Vice Admiral Emory “Jerry” Land Collection
Title: Vice Admiral Emory “Jerry” Land Collection
Caption: Collection photo # UA.01.10.01 - portrait of Emory “Jerry” Land
Description: Collection consists of both Navy and personal photos (family, vacations, etc.) & memorability (holiday cards to the admiral). There are a large amount of Admiral Land portraits spanning several decades as well as various events, meetings, & parties. There are some very good early football photos at both the Naval Academy and onboard USS Oregon. Photos of note include: USS Florida under construction at the NY Navy Yard, 1900; Assistant Secretary of the Navy Theodore D. Robinson inspecting crew at NAS Coco Solo, Canal Zone, 1926; early Naval Academy cadets; holiday card from Government House, Ottawa, 1943 with photo President Roosevelt and signature; & Admiral Land with Chairman of the Maritime Commission, Joseph P. Kennedy, 1938
Accession #: UA 01
Catalog #: UA 01.10
Donor: Vice Admiral Emory “Jerry” Land
Copyright Owner: Naval History & Heritage Command
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