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Richard and Pat Nixon stand behind a podium at an election night party in Los Angeles. Pat Nixon appears to shed tears of disappointment

Richard and Pat Nixon stand behind a podium at an election night party...

Stamped on back: AP Wirephoto / Wide World Photos Photographic Materials

Richard and Pat Nixon stand behind a podium at an election night party in Los Angeles. A map and chalkboard with an electoral vote summary are mounted behind them

Richard and Pat Nixon stand behind a podium at an election night party...

Stamped on back: Wide World Photos Photographic Materials

First Lady Betty Ford Delivering Remarks at the Dedication of the New White House Visitors' Waiting Area on the Ellipse

First Lady Betty Ford Delivering Remarks at the Dedication of the New ...

This photograph depicts First Lady Betty Ford standing at a lectern delivering remarks to a crowd seated under striped tents. The group standing behind her includes Jack Fish, Mike Farrell, Representative Edwar... more

Jimmy Carter - Trip to Cleveland, Ohio, Fr. 3A-13A; Head shots at podium,Fr. 14A-33A
A wide view of the exhibit and ceremony for the last A-4 Skyhawk aircraft built by McDonnell Douglas Corporation. A Marine major general at the podium speaks to the honored guests and spectators

A wide view of the exhibit and ceremony for the last A-4 Skyhawk aircr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Long Beach State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Frank Refuerzo Release Status: Released to ... more

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF and the heads of the five military services stand with guests as they wait for President Ronald W. Reagan to come to the podium on Inauguration Day. The military leaders are, front to rear, GEN David Jones, U.S. Air Force, chairman of the Joint Chiefs; ADM Thomas B. Hayward, chief of naval operations; GEN Edward C. Meyer, U.S. Army chief of staff; GEN Lew Allen Jr., U.S. Air Force chief of staff; GEN Robert H. Barrow, commandant, U.S. Marine Corps; and ADM John B. Hayes, commandant, U.S. Coast Guard

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF and the heads of the five mi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Washington State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Greg Mathison Release Status: Release... more

Douglas Aircraft Company President John C. Brizendine speaks from the podium during the delivery ceremony for the KC-10A Extender aircraft in the background

Douglas Aircraft Company President John C. Brizendine speaks from the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Barksdale Air Force Base State: Louisiana (LA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mcdonnell Douglas Corp. Release St... more

Crewmen man the rails near the speakers platform during the commissioning ceremony for the guided missile destroyer USS SCOTT (DDG-995). The speaker at the podium is CAPT Sebastian P. Passantino, supervisor of shipbuilding

Crewmen man the rails near the speakers platform during the commission...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pascagoula State: Mississippi (MS) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 G. Lebarron Release Status: Released to Pu... more

President Ronald Reagan approaches a speakers podium to welcome arriving foreign dignitaries, along with Vice President George Bush, at left

President Ronald Reagan approaches a speakers podium to welcome arrivi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Andrews Air Force Base State: Maryland (MD) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Det. 11/1361st Avs Release Status: Re... more

The color guard from Naval Support Activity Seattle presents the colors at the launching of the guided missile patrol combatant (hydrofoil) ARIES (PHM-5) as distinguished guests stand on the speakers platform. Included on the platform are: Boeing Marine Systems Vice President Robert E. Bateman, at podium, and VADM Earl B. Fowler Jr., second person to the left of the podium, commander, Naval Sea Systems Command

The color guard from Naval Support Activity Seattle presents the color...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Renton State: Washington (WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Boeing Marine Systems Release Status: Released to P... more

Guests on the speakers platform pay honor to the flag during the commissioning of the guided missile frigate USS JOHN A. MOORE (FFG 19). The guests are: Rear Admiral P. T. Gillcrist (at the podium), commander, Naval Base, San Diego; (left to right) Captain D. Kalb, Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and Repair; L. Thorell, vice president and general manager, Todd Pacific Shipyards; Congressman Dan Lungren (R-California), and Captain E. Russell, commander, Destroyer Squadron Nine

Guests on the speakers platform pay honor to the flag during the commi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Station, Long Beach State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Gary Ballard Release Status:... more

CAPT Richard L. Martin, commanding officer, at the podium, Sen. Sam Nunn, D-Georgia, and Molly Snead, sponsor, stand during the playing of the national anthem at the commissioning ceremony for the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS CARL VINSON (CVN-70)

CAPT Richard L. Martin, commanding officer, at the podium, Sen. Sam Nu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Newport News State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PHC Chet King Release Status: Released to Publi... more

Theodora Chandler Hoskinson stands at the podium with CDR Henry W. Strickland, commanding officer of the guided missile destroyer USS CHANDLER (DDG-996), at the ship's commissioning ceremony. Strickland has presented a plaque to Mrs. Hoskinson that is held by a chief petty officer standing behind her

Theodora Chandler Hoskinson stands at the podium with CDR Henry W. Str...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pascagoula State: Mississippi (MS) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Bunnell Release Status: Released to Public... more

Sen. John Tower, R-Texas, speaks during the commissioning ceremony for the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS CARL VINSON (CVN-70). Molly Snead, ship's sponsor, and Edward Campbell, president, Newport News Shipbuilding Co., stand beside the senator at the podium

Sen. John Tower, R-Texas, speaks during the commissioning ceremony for...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Newport News State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PHC R.W. Bayles Release Status: Released to Pub... more

Mrs. Lewis B. Puller, sponsor, and CDR Ralph K. Martin, commanding officer, at the podium during the commissioning ceremony for the guided missile frigate USS LEWIS B. PULLER (FFG-23)

Mrs. Lewis B. Puller, sponsor, and CDR Ralph K. Martin, commanding off...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Long Beach State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Kenneth V. Flemings Rele... more

CAPT. Robert F. Baril, in front of the podium commanding officer, faces other guests of honor at the commissioning ceremony for the destroyer tender USS CAPE COD (AD-43). Left to right are: CAPT. Ecker, Chaplain; Sen. Doane, Mass.; Victoria Ann Murray, maid of honor; Betty Evan Murray, sponsor; Vice Adm. Lee Baggett Jr.; Robert J. Murray, principal speaker; Larry French, president, National Steel and Shipbuilding Co.; and CAPT. Martin Hill, supervisor of shipbuilding

CAPT. Robert F. Baril, in front of the podium commanding officer, face...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Diego State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Stienessen Release Status: Released to Publ... more

Mrs. Lewis B. Puller, ship's sponsor, and CDR Ralph K. Martin, commanding officer, stand at the podium during the commissioning ceremony for the guided missile frigate USS LEWIS B. PULLER (FFG-23)

Mrs. Lewis B. Puller, ship's sponsor, and CDR Ralph K. Martin, command...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Long Beach State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Kenneth V. Flemings Rele... more

Mrs. Lewis B. Puller, ship's sponsor, and CDR Ralph K. Martin, commanding officer, stand at the podium during the commissioning ceremony for the guided missile frigate USS LEWIS B. PULLER (FFG-23)

Mrs. Lewis B. Puller, ship's sponsor, and CDR Ralph K. Martin, command...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Long Beach State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Kenneth V. Flemings Rele... more

Secretary of the Air Force Verne Orr, left, and members of the B-1 aircraft test team speak to reporters from a podium on the runway. The B-1 bomber in the background has just completed a fly-by and landing at the base

Secretary of the Air Force Verne Orr, left, and members of the B-1 air...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Andrews Air Force Base State: Maryland (MD) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mickey W. Sanborn Release Status: Rel... more

CDR Floyston A. Weeks, commander of the guided missile frigate USS AUBREY FITCH (FFG-34), stands before the speaker's podium during the ship's commissioning ceremony

CDR Floyston A. Weeks, commander of the guided missile frigate USS AUB...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bath State: Maine (ME) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Salter Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Edwin Meese III, counselor to the president, (right of the podium) stands on the speakers platform with other dignitaries for a moment of silence, during the launching ceremony for the cable repair ship USNS ZEUS (T-ARC-7). The ship was built by the National Steel and Shipbuilding Company

Edwin Meese III, counselor to the president, (right of the podium) sta...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Diego State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Jeffrey Stienessen Release Status: Released ... more

Edwin Meese III, counselor to the president, (right of the podium) stands on the speakers platform with other dignitaries, during the launching ceremony for the cable repair ship USNS ZEUS (T-ARC-7). The ship was built by the National Steel and Shipbuilding Company

Edwin Meese III, counselor to the president, (right of the podium) sta...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Diego State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Jeffrey Stienessen Release Status: Released ... more

ADM James D. Watkins, chief of naval operations, at the podium during the launching ceremony for the nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine USS GEORGIA (SSBN-729)

ADM James D. Watkins, chief of naval operations, at the podium during ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Ph2 Dana Babin Release Statu... more

CAPT William M. Fogarty, commanding officer, (at the podium) Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman, Jr., (center) and President Ronald Reagan stand on the speakers platform during the recommissioning ceremony for the battleship USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62). Crewmen line the rail of the lower deck

CAPT William M. Fogarty, commanding officer, (at the podium) Secretary...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Long Beach Naval Shipyard State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phc Terry C. Mitchell Release St... more

CAPT William M. Fogarty, commanding officer, salutes from behind the podium during the recommissioning ceremony for the battleship USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62). Standing behind him from left to right are: Chief of Naval Operations ADM J. D. Watkins, Secretary of Navy John F. Lehman Jr., and President Ronald Reagan

CAPT William M. Fogarty, commanding officer, salutes from behind the p...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Long Beach Naval Shipyard State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Ph1 H. J. Gerwien Release Status... more

The crew mans the rail on a lower deck as president Ronald Reagan stands beside the podium on the deck above during the recommissioning ceremony the battleship USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62)

The crew mans the rail on a lower deck as president Ronald Reagan stan...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Long Beach Naval Shipyard State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 H.J. Gerwien Release Status:... more

Prospective commanding officer, CDR Thomas J. Barnett, applauds while at the speakers podium during commissioning ceremonies for the guided missile frigate USS REID (FFG-30)

Prospective commanding officer, CDR Thomas J. Barnett, applauds while ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Long Beach State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Ph2 Jesus Diaz Release Statu... more

Crewmen come aboard the USS CROMMELIN (FFG 37), pass the podium, during the commissioning ceremony for the Oliver Hazard Perry class guided missile frigate. Commander (CDR) James W. Orvis, commanding officer is standing at the podium

Crewmen come aboard the USS CROMMELIN (FFG 37), pass the podium, durin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Seattle State: Washington (WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 R. Frazier Release Status: Released to Public ... more

Crewmen come aboard the USS CROMMELIN (FFG 37), pass the podium, during the commissioning ceremony for the Oliver Hazard Perry class guided missile frigate

Crewmen come aboard the USS CROMMELIN (FFG 37), pass the podium, durin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Seattle State: Washington (WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 R. Frazier Release Status: Released to Public ... more

James E. Turner (at left podium), vice president of Newport News Shipbuilding, speaks during the commissioning ceremony for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BUFFALO (SSN 715)

James E. Turner (at left podium), vice president of Newport News Shipb...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Norfolk State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Commander G. Michael Hewitt (at left podium), commanding officer of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BUFFALO (SSN 715), speaks during the ship's commissioning ceremony

Commander G. Michael Hewitt (at left podium), commanding officer of th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Norfolk State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Vice Admiral (VADM) James A. Lyons Jr., Deputy CHIEF of Naval Operations, Plans, Policy and Operations, advances to the podium to speak during the commissioning ceremony for the Oliver Hazard Perry class guided missile frigate USS DEWERT (FFG 45)

Vice Admiral (VADM) James A. Lyons Jr., Deputy CHIEF of Naval Operatio...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bath State: Maine (ME) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Judkins Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

Lieutenant (LT) Robert O. Goodman, center, stands near the podium as a welcoming ceremony takes place upon his arrival from Syria. LT Goodman was held by the Syrians after his A-6E Intruder aircraft was shot down over Syrian-controlled territory in Lebanon

Lieutenant (LT) Robert O. Goodman, center, stands near the podium as a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Andrews Air Force Base State: Maryland (MD) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JOC (Sw) F. Klinkenberger Jr. Release... more

Vice Admiral Bernard M. Kauderer, commander Submarine Force, US Atlantic Fleet, approaches the podium during the commissioning ceremony for the nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine USS GEORGIA (SSBN 729)

Vice Admiral Bernard M. Kauderer, commander Submarine Force, US Atlant...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

Distinguished guests on the VIP's podium during the commissioning ceremony for the nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine USS GEORGIA (SSBN 729)

Distinguished guests on the VIP's podium during the commissioning cere...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 S. Fitzgerald Release St... more

Former Secretary of the Army Clifford L. Alexander Jr., left, who served as secretary from February 14, 1977, to January 20, 1981, addresses guests at a ceremony for the unveiling of his official portrait at the Pentagon.  Seated next to the podium are current Secretary of the Army John O. Marsh Jr., left, and Harrison E. Benton Jr., the portrait's artist

Former Secretary of the Army Clifford L. Alexander Jr., left, who serv...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Arlington State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Frank Hall Release Status: Released to Public Comb... more

VIPs stand for the playing of the national anthem during the commissioning ceremony for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS SALT LAKE CITY (SSN 716). Front row, left to right, are Captain Robert I. Itkin, at podium, Commanding Officer; Senator Jake Garn, R-Utah; Rear Admiral Stanley G. Catola, Commander, Submarine Group 6; and Governor Scott M. Matheson of Utah

VIPs stand for the playing of the national anthem during the commissio...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Norfolk State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Wujcik Release Status: Released to Public Combin... more

Distinguished guests stand at the speakers podium during the commissioning ceremony for the Aegis guided missile cruiser USS YORKTOWN (CG 48)

Distinguished guests stand at the speakers podium during the commissio...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Yorktown State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Joan Zopf Release Status: Released to Public Co... more

Captain (CAPT) A. Anderson, left, accepts command of the Aegis guided missile cruiser USS YORKTOWN (CG 48) during its commissioning ceremony. Vice Admiral (VADM) Earl B. Fowler Jr., Commander Naval Sea Systems Command, stands at the podium at the right

Captain (CAPT) A. Anderson, left, accepts command of the Aegis guided ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Yorktown State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Ingalls Shipbuilding Release Status: Released to Pu... more

Vice Admiral (VADM) Joseph Metcalf III, left, commander, Second Fleet, stands at the podium with Commander (CDR) Thomas I. Eubanks, commanding officer, at a reception following the commissioning of the guided missile frigate USS ROBERT G. BRADLEY (FFG 49)

Vice Admiral (VADM) Joseph Metcalf III, left, commander, Second Fleet,...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Portsmouth State: New Hampshire (NH) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Joan Zopf Release Status: Released to Pu... more

A side view of an officer at the podium as he speaks during the commissioning ceremony for the guided missile frigate USS ROBERT G. BRADLEY (FFG-49). The conical devices on the ship's mooring lines are called rat guards

A side view of an officer at the podium as he speaks during the commis...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Portsmouth State: New Hampshire (NH) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Joan Zopf Release Status: Released to P... more

Commodore William D. Zirbel, left, is being relieved by Commodore James M. Seely (speaking) as commander, Medium Attack Tactical Electronic Warfare Wing, US Pacific Fleet (CMVWP). Vice Admiral Crawford A. Easterling, commander Naval Air Force, US Pacific Fleet, is seated on the left of the podium

Commodore William D. Zirbel, left, is being relieved by Commodore Jame...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station Whidbey Island State: Washington (WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: R... more

Captain (CAPT) Michael A. Farmer, commanding officer (gold), center, and CAPT Ralph L. Tindal, commanding officer (blue), right, speak with a distinguished guest behind the podium at the reception following the commissioning ceremony for the nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine USS HENRY M. JACKSON (SSBN 730)

Captain (CAPT) Michael A. Farmer, commanding officer (gold), center, a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Naval Sub Base New London Re... more

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) during its launching ceremony at Shipway 12 of the Newport News Shipbuilding shipyard. The speaker's podium and the VIP seating area are located on the barge under the ship's bow. A small sailing ship participates in the ceremony

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEOD...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Newport News State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Comb... more

Edward J. Campbell, Newport News Shipbuilding, addresses guests at the launching ceremony for the aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71). Behind Campbell at the podium are, left to right, Barbara W. Lehman, wife of Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. and Ship's Sponsor; Lehman's daughter, Alexandra, Maid of Honor; and Mrs. William McMillan, Matron of Honor

Edward J. Campbell, Newport News Shipbuilding, addresses guests at the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Newport News State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 C. Drake Release Status: Released to Public... more

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) during its launching ceremony at Shipway 12 of the Newport News Shipbuilding shipyard. The speaker's podium and VIP seating area are located on the barge under the ship's bow. A replica of the sailing ship GODSPEED is on the right

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEOD...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Newport News State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 C. Drake Release Status: Released to Public... more

Edward J. Campbell, Newport News Shipbuilding, addresses guests at the launching ceremony for the aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71). Next to the podium are, right to left, Mrs. William McMillan, Matron of Honor; Alexandra Lehman, daughter of Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr., and Maid of Honor; and Lehman's wife Barbara, Ship's Sponsor

Edward J. Campbell, Newport News Shipbuilding, addresses guests at the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Newport News State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Comb... more

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) during its launching ceremony at Shipway 12 of the Newport News Shipbuilding shipyard. The speaker's podium and the VIP seating area are located on the barge under the ship's bow. The shipyard's 900-ton capacity gantry crane is visible in the background

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEOD...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Newport News State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Comb... more

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) during its launching ceremony at Shipway 12 of the Newport News Shipbuilding shipyard. The speaker's podium and VIP seating area are located on the barge under the ship's bow. The replica of the sailing ship GODSPEED is on the right

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS THEOD...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Newport News State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 C. Drake Release Status: Released to Public... more

Commander Frank W. Reifsnyder Jr., executive officer, stands at the podium during the commissioning ceremony for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS OLYMPIA (SSN 717)

Commander Frank W. Reifsnyder Jr., executive officer, stands at the po...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Norfolk State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 D. G. Wujcik Release Status: Released to Public ... more

Front view of the brow (left), the guest of honor platform, and the speakers' podium aboard the Los Angeles class nuclear-powered attack submarine USS PROVIDENCE (SSN 719) during her commissioning ceremony

Front view of the brow (left), the guest of honor platform, and the sp...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

Vice President George Bush speaks aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ENTERPRISE (CVN 65) during the Peace in the Pacific celebration commemorating the 40th anniversary of the end of the war with Japan. Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger and Mrs. George Bush are seated to the right of the podium and Admiral James D. Watkins, chief of naval Operations, is seated to the left. Passing in review in the background is the tank landing ship USS FREDERICK (LST 1184)

Vice President George Bush speaks aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco Bay State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Jackson Release Status: Released to... more

Vice President George Bush speaks aboard the aircraft carrier USS ENTERPRISE (CVN 65) during the Peace in the Pacific celebration commemorating the 40th anniversary of the end of the war with Japan. Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger and Mrs. George Bush are seated to the right of the podium and Admiral James D. Watkins, chief of Naval Operations, is seated to the left. Passing in review in the background is the Liberty ship JEREMIAH O'BRIEN

Vice President George Bush speaks aboard the aircraft carrier USS ENTE...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco Bay State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Frederick C. Dodd Release Status: R... more

Pennsylvania Governor Dick Thornbrugh speaks during the commissioning of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS PITTSBURGH (SSN 720). Standing on the left is Lieutenant Commander Peter A. Scala, executive officer, and sitting behind the podium are distinguished guests

Pennsylvania Governor Dick Thornbrugh speaks during the commissioning ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 C. Duvall Release St... more

Sponsor Carol H. Sawyer speaks during the commissioning of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS PITTSBURGH (SSN 720). Standing on the left is Lieutenant Commander Peter A. Scala, executive officer, and sitting behind the podium are distinguished guests

Sponsor Carol H. Sawyer speaks during the commissioning of the nuclear...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 C. Duvall Release St... more

Sponsor Margaret Truman Daniels is assisted to the speakers podium by Captain (CAPT) Albert L. Kaiss, commanding officer of the battleship USS MISSOURI (BB 63), during the ship's recommissioning

Sponsor Margaret Truman Daniels is assisted to the speakers podium by ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Michael D.P. Flynn Release Status: Relea... more

A painting of the battleship USS MISSOURI (BB 63) is displayed during a post-recommissioning ceremony at City Hall. San Francisco Mayor Dianne Feinstein is at the podium and on the right is Captain (CAPT) Albert L. Kaiss, commanding officer of the Missouri

A painting of the battleship USS MISSOURI (BB 63) is displayed during ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Michael D.P. Flynn Release Status: Relea... more

Lieutenant General (LGEN) Jack T. Gregory, new commander, 7th Air Force, speaks at a ceremony marking the deactivation of the 314th Air Division and the reactivation of the 7th Air Force. General (GEN) Robert W. Bazley, commander, Pacific Air Forces, is sitting next to the podium, and Major General (MGEN) James T. Callaghan, commander, Republic of Korea/US Combined Forces Command, is seated next to him

Lieutenant General (LGEN) Jack T. Gregory, new commander, 7th Air Forc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Osan Air Base Country: Republic Of Korea (KOR) Scene Camera Operator: Sgt Moo H. Han Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service... more

Four Afghan guerrillas and several hospital administrators sit on the podium during a press conference at the San Bernardino Community Hospital.  The conference is being held so that the guerrillas can tell their story to reporters about the war with the Soviets and their subsequent injuries.  The guerrillas are here in the United States to receive medical treatment for those injuries

Four Afghan guerrillas and several hospital administrators sit on the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Bernardino State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Bob Simons Release Status: Released to... more

Four Afghan guerrillas and several hospital administrators sit on the podium during a press conference at the San Bernardino Community Hospital.  The conference is being held so that the guerrillas can tell their story to reporters about the war with the Soviets and their subsequent injuries.  The guerrillas are here in the United States to receive medical treatment for those injuries

Four Afghan guerrillas and several hospital administrators sit on the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Bernardino State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Bob Simons Release Status: Released to... more

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as a podium while addressing officers and crewmen gathered on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CV 67). The carrier's return to home port has been delayed because of events in Lebanon

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHC Mike Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as a podium while addressing officers and crewmen gathered on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CV 67). The carrier's return to home port has been delayed because of events in Lebanon

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHC Mike Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as a podium while addressing officers and crewmen gathered on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CV 67). The carrier's return to home port has been delayed because of events in Lebanon

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: PHC Mike Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as a podium while addressing officers and crewmen gathered on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CV 67). The carrier's return to home port has been delayed because of events in Lebanon

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: Cwo4 Bill Welch Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as a podium while addressing officers and crewmen gathered on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CV 67). The carrier's return to home port has been delayed because of events in Lebanon

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: Cwo4 Bill Welch Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as a podium while addressing officers and crewmen gathered on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CV 67). The carrier's return to home port has been delayed because of events in Lebanon

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: Cwo4 Bill Welch Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as a podium while addressing officers and crewmen gathered on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CV 67). The carrier's return to home port has been delayed because of events in Lebanon

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr. uses an MD-3A tow tractor as ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) Country: Mediterranean Sea (MED) Scene Camera Operator: Cwo4 Bill Welch Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

VIPs stand at the podium during the commissioning of the guided missile frigate USS KAUFFMAN (FFG 59)

VIPs stand at the podium during the commissioning of the guided missil...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bath State: Maine (ME) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Bath Iron Works Release Status: Released to Public Combine... more

General officers stand at the speakers podium during the change of command ceremony for General (GEN) Charles L. Donnelly Jr., departing commander in chief, US Air Force Europe (USAFE), and Allied Air Forces Central Europe.  They are, left to right:  GEN Bernard W. Rogers, supreme allied commander for NATO; GEN Chalupa, commander in chief, Allied Air Forces Central Europe; GEN Larry D. Welch, Air Force chief of staff; Donnelly and GEN William L. Kirk, former commander, 9th Air Force Kirk is assuming command of the USAFE

General officers stand at the speakers podium during the change of com...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Ramstein Air Base Country: West Germany (FRG) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT David Nolan Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servic... more

General officers stand at the speakers podium during the change of command ceremony for General (GEN) Charles L. Donnelly Jr., departing commander in chief, US Air Force Europe (USAFE), and Allied Air Forces Central Europe.  They are, left to right:  GEN Bernard W. Rogers, supreme allied commander for NATO; GEN Chalupa, commander in chief, Allied Air Forces Central Europe; GEN Larry D. Welch, Air Force chief of staff; Donnelly and GEN William L. Kirk, former commander, 9th Air Force Kirk is assuming command of the USAFE

General officers stand at the speakers podium during the change of com...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Ramstein Air Base Country: West Germany (FRG) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Patrick H. Nugent Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military ... more

Lieutenant Commander (LCDR) Terence P. Larecque, executive officer, stands at the speakers podium during the commissioning of the dock landing ship USS FORT MCHENRY (LSD 43)

Lieutenant Commander (LCDR) Terence P. Larecque, executive officer, st...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Seattle State: Washington (WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Lockheed Shipbuilding Co. Release Status: Released... more

Major (MAJ) Hall stands at attention, left, as Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Pitaro reads from the podium at the speakers stand during activation ceremonies for the 177th Support Battalion.  Brigadier General (BGEN) Horace G. Taylor, commanding general, National Training Center and Fort Irwin, stands between the two officers.  Hall is assuming command of the battalion

Major (MAJ) Hall stands at attention, left, as Lieutenant Colonel (LTC...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Irwin State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Muriel Marcum Release Status: Released to Publi... more

Admiral (ADM) Carlisle A.H. Trost, chief of naval operations, poses for a photograph with crew members gathered on the bow of the battleship USS MISSOURI (BB 63).  Trost is standing at the left of the podium

Admiral (ADM) Carlisle A.H. Trost, chief of naval operations, poses fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Persian Gulf Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Terry Cosgrove Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

General (GEN) George B. Crist, commander-in-chief, US Central Command, second from left, Rear Admiral Anthony A. Less (at podium), Rear Admiral Harold J. Bernsen, right, and an unidentified officer (far left) salute during the change of command ceremony aboard the command ship USS CORONADO (AGF 11).  The CORONADO is functioning as the flagship as the commander, US Middle East Force, while the command ship USS LA SALLE (AGF 3) is undergoing routine repair work

General (GEN) George B. Crist, commander-in-chief, US Central Command,...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Persian Gulf Country: Bahrain (BHR) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Alexander C. Hicks Jr. Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servic... more

American, German, French, British dignitaries and senior military officers at the dedication of the Berlin Airlift memorial at Rhein Main Air Base, Germany. A C-47 transport provides the backdrop for the podium speaker at the 40th Anniversary of the historic airlift. Exact Date Shot Unknown

American, German, French, British dignitaries and senior military offi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: SGT Paul Tubridy Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

American, German, French, British dignitaries, senior military officers and the public attend the dedication of the Berlin Airlift memorial at Rhein Air Base, Germany. A C-47 transport, the prime airlift aircraft, and a replica of the Luftwaffe Memorial, located at Templehof Airport, Berlin, provides the backdrop for the podium speaker at the 40th Anniversary of the historic airlift. Exact Date Shot Unknown

American, German, French, British dignitaries, senior military officer...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: SGT Paul Tubridy Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Edward I. Koch, mayor of New York City, steps toward the speakers podium during the commissioning of the guided missile cruiser USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN (CG 57)

Edward I. Koch, mayor of New York City, steps toward the speakers podi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: New York State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Patrick J. Cashin Release Status: Released to P... more

Chaplain (Commander) Thomas J. Benedum, command chaplain aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER (CVN 69), left, other chaplains and distinguished guests are gathered behind the podium in preparation for the Easter Sunrise Service. The ceremony is being held in the No. 2 hangar bay aboard the EISENHOWER

Chaplain (Commander) Thomas J. Benedum, command chaplain aboard the nu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Norfolk State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PHAN Ellsworth Release Status: Re... more

A speaker at the podium addresses guests seated on the stern section of the USS GUNSTON HALL (LSD 44) during the commissioning of the dock landing ship

A speaker at the podium addresses guests seated on the stern section o...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: New Orleans State: Louisiana (LA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: CAPT Bill Mcallister, USN Release Status: Relea... more

Sailors prepare a colorful flaghoist to be run up over the Seventh Fleet flagship US Navy (USN) USS BLUE RIDGE (LCC 19).  Chairs and a podium are set up on the deck for a ceremony that will be held later in the day.  The BLUE RIDGE, the Guided Missile Cruiser USS STERETT (CG 31) and the Guided Missile Frigate USS RODNEY M. DAVIS (FFG 60) are in Shanghai for a four-day goodwill visit

Sailors prepare a colorful flaghoist to be run up over the Seventh Fle...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Shanghai Country: China (CHN) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Ted Salois, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Pho... more

Members of a Soviet delegation gathers at a podium upon their arrival for Airshow Canada '89

Members of a Soviet delegation gathers at a podium upon their arrival ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Abbotsford State: British Columbia (BC) Country: Canada (CAN) Scene Camera Operator: Pat Nugent Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mili... more

Retired Admiral Arleigh Burke, former chief of naval operations, and his wife Roberta, right, stand on the podium at the launch ceremony of the Aegis guided missile destroyer USS ARLEIGH BURKE (DDG 51)

Retired Admiral Arleigh Burke, former chief of naval operations, and h...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bath State: Maine (ME) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Thomas Witham Release Status: Released to Public Combi... more

CHIEF of Naval Operations Admiral Carlisle A.H. Trost, stands at the podium in front of the guided missile destroyer ARLEIGH BURKE (DDG 51) as he speaks to the crowd gathered for the ship's christening and launch

CHIEF of Naval Operations Admiral Carlisle A.H. Trost, stands at the p...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bath State: Maine (ME) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Tim W. Tow Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

Roberta Burke, wife of retired Admiral Arleigh Burke and sponsor of the guided missile destroyer ARLEIGH BURKE (DDG 51), is assisted at the podium by her husband, left, and Dr. Pat Ward during the ship's christening and launch ceremony

Roberta Burke, wife of retired Admiral Arleigh Burke and sponsor of th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bath State: Maine (ME) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 James Saylor Release Status: Released to Public Combin... more

Representative Michael R. McNulty, (D-NY), principal speaker, waits for his turn at the podium as Vice Admiral Roger F. Bacon, Commander, Submarine Force Atlantic and Vice Admiral Command, chuckle during a lighter moment at the commissioning ceremony for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS ALBANY (SSN 753)

Representative Michael R. McNulty, (D-NY), principal speaker, waits fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Norfolk State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Michael D.P. Flynn Release St... more

Admiral (ADM) Carlisle A.H. Trost smiles as he stands at the podium during the change of command ceremony at which he relinquishes his position as CHIEF of Naval Operations to ADM Frank B. Kelso II. The ceremony is taking place at the United States Naval Academy

Admiral (ADM) Carlisle A.H. Trost smiles as he stands at the podium du...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Annapolis State: Maryland (MD) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PHCS Dave Fraker Release Status: Released to Publi... more

While a civilian official speaks at the podium, journalists photograph retired Admiral Arleigh Burke and his wife Roberta. The Burkes sailed to South Harpswell from Bath, Maine, aboard the guided missile destroyer ARLEIGH BURKE (DDG 51), which was en route to the Atlantic Ocean for sea trials. Vice Admiral John W. Nyquist stands beside Mrs. Burke

While a civilian official speaks at the podium, journalists photograph...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: South Harpswell State: Maine (ME) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Jerry Ireland Release Status: Released to P... more

President George Bush stands at the podium as he makes some remarks during his visit to the amphibious assault ship USS NASSAU (LHA-4). The president is paying Thanksgiving Day visits to U.S. military personnel deployed to the Persian Gulf region for Operation Desert Shield. Sen. Robert Dole of Kansas is on the platform at right

President George Bush stands at the podium as he makes some remarks du...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: DESERT SHIELD Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: CAPT. Michael Edrington Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... more

Squadron Commander LT. COL. Bruce Wright, at podium, brief members of the 614th Tactical Fighter Squadron on the first daylight attack of Operation Desert Storm.

Squadron Commander LT. COL. Bruce Wright, at podium, brief members of ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: DESERT STORM Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: STAFF SGT. Lee Corkran Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milit... more

Secretary of Defense Richard Cheney motions for GEN. Colin Powell, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF, to take the podium during a press conference at the Pentagon regarding Operation Desert Storm

Secretary of Defense Richard Cheney motions for GEN. Colin Powell, cha...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: DESERT STORM Base: Arlington State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JO2 Oscar S... more

ADM Frank B. Kelso II returns the salute of RADM Hugh L. Webster, outgoing commander of the Operational Test and Evaluation Force, at the change of command ceremony during which Webster relinquished command to RADM Virgil L. Hill Jr., standing at podium

ADM Frank B. Kelso II returns the salute of RADM Hugh L. Webster, outg...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Norfolk State: Virginia(VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 James Klein Release Status: Re... more