"Great White Fleet" World Cruise, 1907-1909
Photo #: NH 1562 Great White Fleet World Cruise, 1907-1909 U.S. Atlantic Fleet officers pose with Japanese officers and those of other nations, during an entertainment hosted by the Japanese Minister of War in Tokyo, October 1908. Among those seated in the front row are Rear Admiral Charles S. Sperry, Atlantic Fleet Commander in Chief (9th from right) and Rear Admiral William H. Emory (6th from right). Collection of Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright, 1928. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.