"Great White Fleet" World Cruise, 1907-1909
Photo #: NH 106217 Great White Fleet World Cruise, 1907-1909 Atlantic Fleet battleships dressed with flags while anchored in Hampton Roads, Virginia on 16 December 1907, shortly before they departed for the World cruise. Also present are a yacht (right center) and a torpedo boat (at right). Courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation, Washington, D.C. Collection of Rear Admiral Harold M. Bemis. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.