Collection photo # S-501-C.01 - Armored cruisers during Naval Review, circa 1905-1907.
Seven photographs taken circa 1905-1907, possibly at an East Coast Naval Review(s). Specific subject matter consists of the USS Massachusetts (BB-2) with crew members in actor’s costumes along with C/O CAPT Edward Taussig. Additional imagery includes USS Minneapolis (C-13) and USS Mayflower (PY-1) flying the Presidential Flag. A naval review shows USS Kearsarge or USS Kentucky (BB-5 or BB-6) and several armored cruisers, as well as many yachts and a replica of a 17th century sailing ship.