Collection photo # 2014.44 - sailor at the ship's wheel
Collection of Ralph Oscar Watson during his naval service posted in Cavite, Philippines circa 1900-1905. Scenes include military presence in Cavite (horses, howitzers, buildings, gallows, camp, wagons, etc.), sailors on leave in Tokyo and Hong Kong, ships in Manila, groups of unidentified ships. Watson served on USS New York, USS Rainbow, and USS Francisco.