Miscellaneous 20th Century Crews Collection
Collection photo #NHF-157.01: Crew of USS Arkansas (BB-33) circa 1914 assembled for a photo. Note mascots (monkey, dogs, cats, birds), baseball championship pennant flying, awards, and trophies.
36 photos, primarily oversize prints, showing 20th century crew photos. National Rifle Association team and US Atlantic Fleet team, Australia 1908; naval training station sailors at parade rest; officers on board USS New Hampshire (BB-25) including Admiral William Cowles and Lieutenant Commander David Sellers; officers on board USS St. Louis (C-20); crew of USS Iowa (BB-4); officers at Naval Hospital Mare Island 1921 including Captain Ammen Farenholt; Belgian Corps of Engineers; class of 1904 St. Paul’s School for Boys possibly showing future Vice Admiral Theodore Wilkinson; officers USS Illinois (BB-7); officers USS Michigan (BB-7) 1910 including Lieutenant Commander David Sellers; naval cadets 1905 at receiving barracks; USS Albany (CL-23) 1910 including Lieutenant Commander William Standley; group photo, US Naval Home in Philadelphia beneficiaries 1920; group photo of admirals taken at the home of Spencer Wood, also seen are John Halligan, Harris Lanning, Dion Williams (General USMC), Clark Woodward, J.H. Dayton, A.W. Marshall, Harley Christy, J.P. Parker (Commodore), James Glennan, William Caperton, C.P. Kindleberger, Bradley Fiske, William Leahy, C.S. Kempff, George Marvell, Clarence Williams, L. Hunt; unidentified boxing match in an auditorium; photos cadets at Naval Academy circa 1909; signal corps on board USS St. Louis (C-20); panorama of unidentified formal dinner; montage of images from Naval Training Station San Diego, Captain David Sellars commanding; officers and enlisted who attended funeral of Mexican Minister at Vera Cruz 1905; full crew of USS Arkansas (BB-33) circa 1914 with mascot, baseball championship pennant flying, awards, and trophies; Camp Perry 1908; officers USS Texas (BB-35); Naval Training Station San Francisco 1913; officers USS Chicago; Admiral Cameron Winslow with the Vanderbilts and a German admiral; officers USS Essex; Post Commanders (Employment Committee) Department of the Potomac, G.A.R. 1905; 2nd Hague Conference 1907. Some photos have been assigned NH numbers or removed to the NH collection.