Photo #: NH 105994 Great White Fleet World Cruise, December 1907 February 1909 An Atlantic Fleet battleship steaming through rough weather during the fleet's cruise around the World. This ship is a unit of the Virginia class (Battleship #s 13-17). Photographed by Brown & Shaffer from on board USS Louisiana (Battleship # 19). Collection of Chief Quartermaster John Harold. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.