Photo #: NH 67141 Great White Fleet World Cruise December 1907 - February 1909 Southern California Hospitality: halftone reproduction of a photograph, showing a procession in a Southern California community, in which The men of the fleet were whirled through welcoming crowds in automobiles. Taken during the Fleet's West Coast visit, circa Spring or early Summer 1908. Courtesy of Harry Howard, 1969. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.