"Great White Fleet" World Cruise, 1907-1909
Great White Fleet World Cruise, 1907-1909 Post card published by H.H. Stratton, Chattanooga, Tennessee, showing Rear Admiral Charles S. Sperry, the fleet's Commander in Chief (center foreground), and some of its Sailors watching a Geisha performance at Yokohama, Japan, October 1908. Several Japanese Navy officers and enlisted men are also present. Donation of Mrs. Ruth Mayfield, 1973. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.