SOPHIE (German Unarmored Cruiser, 1881-1921)
Photographed sometime between her commissioning in August 1882 and 1897 when the original print in U.S. Navy Intelligence Files was produced. By Arthur Renard of Kiel. The Torpedo Boat in the foreground is unidentified but may be one of the W1, V1, or K Class Boats of 1885-1889.
Naval History and Heritage Command