"Great White Fleet" World Cruise, 1907-1909
Photo #: NH 106149 Great White Fleet World Cruise, 1907-1909 Gateway for the entertainment facility erected by the Chinese Government for use during the Fleet's visit to Amoy, China in late October and November 1908. This view looks inland, with the main pavilion visible in the center distance. Note the large Welcome sign in the middle of the gate structure, and its extensive decorations. Courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation, Washington, D.C. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.