Photo #: NH 41672 Great White Fleet World Cruise The Fleet's battleships steam into Hampton Roads, Virginia, upon their return to the United States at the conclusion of their voyage around the World, 22 February 1909. Ship nearest the camera at left is USS Dolphin, with members of Congress embarked. That in the left center, seen stern-on, is probably USS Mayflower, with President Theodore Roosevelt on board. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.