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U.S.S. George Washington

U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 2395..Description: U.S.S. George Washington at sea...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Donated by John Zilliox..Size: 3x5..Medium: Photocopy, Black and White..Date: 1918?

U.S.S. George Washington

U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 184..Description: The U.S.S. Washington at sea, carrying President Wilson et al. to Europe for the Peace Conference. ..Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Research Library, 20th Cen... more

U.S.S. George Washington

U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 2395..Description: U.S.S. George Washington at sea...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Donated by John Zilliox..Size: 3x5..Medium: Photocopy, Black and White..Date: 1918?

U.S.S. George Washington

U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 184..Description: The U.S.S. Washington at sea, carrying President Wilson et al. to Europe for the Peace Conference. ..Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Research Library, 20th Cen... more

U.S.S. George Washington

U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 2395..Description: U.S.S. George Washington at sea...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Donated by John Zilliox..Size: 3x5..Medium: Photocopy, Black and White..Date: 1918?

U.S.S. George Washington

U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 184..Description: The U.S.S. Washington at sea, carrying President Wilson et al. to Europe for the Peace Conference. ..Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Research Library, 20th Cen... more

Den lille Havfrue

Den lille Havfrue

The littel mermaid..KB id: turck_62137..Photo: Sven Türck (1897-1954)..Department of Maps, Prints and Photographs, The Royal Library, Denmark.

Nautical Chart of the Western Shore of the Caribbean Sea
Nautical Chart of Serrana Bank in the Caribbean Sea
Nautical Chart of Bajo Nuevo (New Bore) in the Caribbean Sea
By the Sad Sea Waves

By the Sad Sea Waves

This illustration entitled, "By the Sad Sea Waves", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on August 31, 1905, provides an illustration to accompany a feature article on the wide... more

Monthly Progress Photo, COB Dock Sea Wall, Looking North, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, COB Dock Sea Wall, Looking North, Yard Labor

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

COB Dock Sea Wall, Looking North, Monthly Progress Photo, Yard Labor

COB Dock Sea Wall, Looking North, Monthly Progress Photo, Yard Labor

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

COB Dock Sea Wall, Looking South, Monthly Progress Photo, Yard Labor

COB Dock Sea Wall, Looking South, Monthly Progress Photo, Yard Labor

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

COB Dock Sea Wall, Looking North, Monthly Progress Photo, Yard Labor

COB Dock Sea Wall, Looking North, Monthly Progress Photo, Yard Labor

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Sea Wall Between Little Street Wharf and Yard Wall Looking South, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Sea Wall Between Little Street Wharf and Yard ...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Little Street Sea Wall Looking West, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Little Street Sea Wall Looking West, Yard Labo...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Little Street Sea Wall, Looking South, Monthly Progress Photo, Yard Labor

Little Street Sea Wall, Looking South, Monthly Progress Photo, Yard La...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Little Street, Sea Wall, Looking West, Monthly Progress Photo, Yard Labor

Little Street, Sea Wall, Looking West, Monthly Progress Photo, Yard La...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Dry Dock Number 4, Monthly Progress Photo, Suction Pipe Trench Near Sea Wall, Holbrook, Cabot, and Rollins Corporation, Contractor

Dry Dock Number 4, Monthly Progress Photo, Suction Pipe Trench Near Se...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Sea Wall East of Dry Dock Number 1 - Wall Extends East and West, Looking Southwest, Yard Labor

Sea Wall East of Dry Dock Number 1 - Wall Extends East and West, Looki...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Sea Lions

Sea Lions

Pribilof Islands Glass Plate Negatives

Monthly Progress Photo, Paving Back of Sea Wall Between Dry Docks 1 and 4, Looking West, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Paving Back of Sea Wall Between Dry Docks 1 an...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

In the trough of the Sea, USS Adams in tow of the USS Yorktown

In the trough of the Sea, USS Adams in tow of the USS Yorktown

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

In the trough of the Sea, USS Adams in tow of the USS Yorktown

In the trough of the Sea, USS Adams in tow of the USS Yorktown

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Repairing Sea Wall Commandant's Slip and Foot of Gibson Street, Looking Southeast, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Repairing Sea Wall Commandant's Slip and Foot ...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Repairs to West Sea Wall, Commandant's Slip, Looking Northeast, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Repairs to West Sea Wall, Commandant's Slip, L...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Repairing Sea Wall Commandant's Slip and Foot of Gibson Street, Looking Northwest, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Repairing Sea Wall Commandant's Slip and Foot ...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Repairs to Sea Wall Between Slip and Little Street, Looking Southeast, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Repairs to Sea Wall Between Slip and Little St...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Repairs to Sea Wall East Side Little Street Slip, Looking Southeast, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Repairs to Sea Wall East Side Little Street Sl...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Sea Wall Repairs - Near Little Street, Looking Northwest, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Sea Wall Repairs - Near Little Street, Looking...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Rebuilt Sea Wall - Little Street Corner, Looking East, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Rebuilt Sea Wall - Little Street Corner, Looki...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

British sear party boarding German U-boat at sea, near Harwich, England
American destroyer in British waters preparing for the sea
Stern of U.S. Destroyer in a rough sea

Stern of U.S. Destroyer in a rough sea

British Photographs of World War I

First Sea Lord, British Navy, inspecting a gun aboard U.S. Destroyer
U.S. Destroyers protecting U.S.A. transports at sea

U.S. Destroyers protecting U.S.A. transports at sea

British Photographs of World War I

Frist Sea Lord visits U.S. Torpedo Fleet in British waters. Making an inspection of a U.S. Destroyer
Scene in ward room of a U.S. Destroyer at sea

Scene in ward room of a U.S. Destroyer at sea

British Photographs of World War I

Lieutenants Harlow and Everson, U.S. Navy, drinking from a fountain aboard U.S. Destroyer at sea
Horses and men enjoying a dip in the sea near Mardick, Belgium. 9-8-1917
First sea lord of British Navy visits the U.S.S. "Melville"., Captain Pringle, Comdg
First Sea Lord, British Navy, visits U.S. Torpedo Fleet in British waters
U.S. Destroyer in rough sea

U.S. Destroyer in rough sea

British Photographs of World War I

Armed trawlers in the North Sea

Armed trawlers in the North Sea

British Photographs of World War I

Frist Sea Lord ,British Navy, making an inspection of a U.S. Destroyer in British waters
First Sea Lord of the British Navy and Captain Pringle, U.S.N., commanding U.S.S. "Melville", Queenstown, Ireland
With the American Navy in wartime. Bridge of a U.S. Destroyer at sea
Monthly Progress Photo, Sea Wall Repairs Southwest Side Ordnance Dock, Looking Northwest, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Sea Wall Repairs Southwest Side Ordnance Dock,...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Sea Wall Repairs, Ordnance Dock & Navy Yard Basin, Looking Northwest, Yard Labor, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Sea Wall Repairs, Ordnance Dock & Navy Yard Ba...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Sea Wall Repairs South Side Navy Yard Basin, Looking Northwest, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Sea Wall Repairs South Side Navy Yard Basin, L...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Ceremonies - Liberations - Memorial Day, 1918 - Washington girls placing flowers along the banks of the Potomac in memory of soldiers who have lost their lives at sea during the present war. May 30, 1918

Ceremonies - Liberations - Memorial Day, 1918 - Washington girls placi...

Date Taken: 5/30/1918 Photographer: International Film Service Ceremonies - Liberations - Memorial Day, 1918

Airplanes - Flight - On guard against U-boats from air and sea. Now that there is no need of hushing any longer, we are able to produce vivid proof for the surrender of the German fleet rather than "come out" and face the Allied navies. This remarkable photograph shows a British aeroplane leaving its rendezvous aboard  battleship in search of undersea craft

Airplanes - Flight - On guard against U-boats from air and sea. Now th...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Airplanes - Flight

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps - Boy Scout Activities. Ready for the Sea. Group of Cadets of the Junior Naval Reserve at Camp John Paul Jones, Corpus Christi, Texas

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps - Boy Scout Acti...

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps

Ceremonies and Parades - Throwing flowers in the sea at South Boston by Post 2 G.A.R. in tribute to the sailors of 61 and those who have given their lives I the war, 1918

Ceremonies and Parades - Throwing flowers in the sea at South Boston b...

Photographer: Richard W. Sears, Boston Ceremonies and Parades

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - Aerial Patrol near Plymouth England, a constant patrol is maintained in the air over the sea near the Coast to keep enemy submarines from mining the entrances to harbor

Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations - Aerial Patrol near Plymouth ...

Photographer: E.L. Fink Balloons - In the Theatre of Operations

Two submarines meet on thehigh sea

Two submarines meet on thehigh sea

German Military Activities and Personnel

Ceremonies - Navy & Marines - First Naval Reserve Unit leaves New York for sea. First Battalionof the Naval Reserve of New York marching down Fifth Avenue, New York, passing down Fifth Avenue, New York, passing in front of the Public Library at 41st Street. April 7, 1917

Ceremonies - Navy & Marines - First Naval Reserve Unit leaves New York...

Date Taken: 4/7/1917. - Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Ceremonies - Navy & Marines

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps - Boy Scout Activities. A trained product of the Junior Naval Reserve. Texas boys turned out ready for the sea, at Camp John Paul Jones, Corpus Christi, Texas

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps - Boy Scout Acti...

Date Taken: 3/15/1919 Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps

Airplanes - Historical - Flight at sea. Aeroplane leaving a light cruiser. Central News Service

Airplanes - Historical - Flight at sea. Aeroplane leaving a light crui...

Photographer: Central News Service Airplanes - Historical

American Red Cross - I thru M - Miss Viola E. Lundholm died November 1918, at sea. Home Oakland, California

American Red Cross - I thru M - Miss Viola E. Lundholm died November 1...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - I thru M

The capture of Oesel. On board a torpedo boat at sea near Libau. October 1927
Armistice - Armistice - French aeroplane carrying Germany Armistice delegate back to sea. This remarkable photograph shows a French plane with two white flags flying from its wings, carrying the German captain Von Geyer back to Spa, the German headquarters, with the text of the Armistice terms

Armistice - Armistice - French aeroplane carrying Germany Armistice de...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Armistice - Armistice

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Dirigible out at sea as seen from transport

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Dirigible out at sea as seen f...

Photographer: C.P.I. Balloons - Flights with Ships in View

American Red Cross - N thru W - Nurse killed by gun accident on Mongolia. Miss Helen B. Wood, the Chicago Red Cross nurse who was instantly killed in a gun accident while the gun crew of the armed American liner Mongolia was at target practice at sea. A brass attachment to the powder charge ricocheted after striking the water and instantly killed Miss Wood and Mrs. Edith Ayres

American Red Cross - N thru W - Nurse killed by gun accident on Mongol...

Photographer: Brown Brothers American Red Cross - N thru W

Ceremonies - Navy & Marines - Returning U.S. Victory Fleet acclaimed in Hudson River review. Marines, soldiers of land and sea, marching in the great parade along Fifth Avenue. After the review of the fleet, thousands of men were released from the ships to participate in the parade

Ceremonies - Navy & Marines - Returning U.S. Victory Fleet acclaimed i...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Ceremonies - Navy & Marines

California - Salton Sea

California - Salton Sea

California - Salton Sea

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Camp Dewey, Conn. - Junior Naval Reserve Training at New London, Conn. A thorough course in land and sea fighting is being given to the boys of the Junior Naval Reserve at New London, Conn. The youthful sailors are marching with the artillery in a sham battle

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Camp Dewey, Conn. - Junior N...

Date Taken: 1918 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Camp Dewey, Conn.

Ceremonies - Liberations - Memorial Day, 1918 - For the first time in history memorial exercises were held on a a foreign warship for American soldiers and sailors. Exercises were held on the British Warship "Warrior" on Potomac, in memory of the victims of the Lusitania and the Tuscania and of the men lost at sea in war. Vice Admiral Sir Grant who is commander of the flagship Warrior is in the center

Ceremonies - Liberations - Memorial Day, 1918 - For the first time in ...

Date Taken: 5/30/1918 Photographer: International Film Service Ceremonies - Liberations - Memorial Day, 1918

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Mrs. Vinston's Red Cross Auxiliary Madison Square. Every day at noon in Madison Square, over two hundred working women gather to knit socks, scarves, and helmets for the boys in the trenches and on the North Sea

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Mrs. Vinston's Red Cr...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work

Camouflage - Smoke Screens - How the U.S. Navy lays a smoke screen. In North Sea, showing U.S. Naval destroyers laying down effective "smoke screen." The camouflaged vessel is effectively hidden from enemy's view by intense screen of smoke

Camouflage - Smoke Screens - How the U.S. Navy lays a smoke screen. In...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Camouflage - Smoke Screens

Explosion of a mine on the high sea. March 1917

Explosion of a mine on the high sea. March 1917

German Military Activities and Personnel

The capture of Oesel. On board a torpedo boat at sea near Libau. October 1927
Camouflage - Smoke Screens - Smoke screen made by British Destroyers to protect U.S. Mine-Laying Fleet, North Sea
American Red Cross - Canteens - Preparing sandwiches for the men of an arriving troopship. Every transport is met at the docks by a deputation of Red Cross men and women. The soldiers flock down to the Red Cross Canteen for Coffee and Sandwiches, chocolate, and cigarettes, and it is a big job keeping enough on hand for their needs. Sea air is a great stimulant to the appetite, and the American soldier has a great curiosity to sample the "war bread" of England and see how it tallies up with the war bread of America

American Red Cross - Canteens - Preparing sandwiches for the men of an...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Canteens

California - Salton Sea

California - Salton Sea

California - Salton Sea

Camouflage - Ships - Submarine camouflaged like a sea serpent. Camouflage on a German Submarine lying in Portlant Harbor, England

Camouflage - Ships - Submarine camouflaged like a sea serpent. Camoufl...

Date Taken: 3/12/1919 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Camouflage - Ships

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Camp Dewey, Conn. - Junior Naval Reserve Training at New London, Conn. The Junior Naval Reserves are training at New London, Conn., to learn the art of seamanship. That they are as skillful on land as well as on sea is depicted in this picture which shows a practice battle

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Camp Dewey, Conn. - Junior N...

Date Taken: 1918 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Camp Dewey, Conn.

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Mrs. Vinston's Red Cross Auxiliary. Every day in Madison Square at the noon hour over two hundred working women gather to knit socks, scarves and helmets for the boys in the trenches and on the North Sea

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Mrs. Vinston's Red Cr...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Dirigible Balloon above Battleship Pennsylvania lying at anchor in Hudson River. One of the balloons that patrolled the coast over the Flagship Pennsylvania now at anchor in the Hudson River. These balloons at sea to detect submarines and other enemy craft

Balloons - Flights with Ships in View - Dirigible Balloon above Battle...

Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Balloons - Flights with Ships in View

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Mrs. Vinston's Red Cross Auxiliary. Every day at noon n Madison square, over two hundred working women gather to knit socks, scarves and helmets for the boys in the trenches, and on North Sea

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Mrs. Vinston's Red Cr...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work

American Red Cross - Groups - Mrs. Vinston's Red Cross Auxiliary. Every day in Madison Square at the noon hour, over two hundred working women gather to knit socks, scarves and helmets for the boys in the trenches and on the North Sea

American Red Cross - Groups - Mrs. Vinston's Red Cross Auxiliary. Ever...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Groups

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Camp Dewey, Conn. - Junior Naval Reserve train hard at New London, Conn. Boys of the Junior Naval Reserves at New London, Conn., marching out to the parade grounds for a review by their officers. Navigation, land and sea figting, and allied branches of seamanship are the courses that the youthful sailors are studying

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Camp Dewey, Conn. - Junior N...

Date Taken: 7/15/1918 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Camp Dewey, Conn.

Airplanes - Historical - Flying above the clouds. Taken from an observation balloon showing pilot of the Royal British Air Force, 5,000 feet above sea level

Airplanes - Historical - Flying above the clouds. Taken from an observ...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Airplanes - Historical

Balloons - Manufacturing - General - U.S. 1. Lidgerwood Mfg. Co., Main Works at Brooklyn N.Y. Machine Shop, Pattern Shop, Blacksmith Shop, Erecting Shop, Boiler Ship, Carpenter Shop, Storage, etc. Manufacturers of Hoists, Steam, Electric and Gasoline driven, for all types of service; cableways, excavating machinery, ship winches, steering engines, dock and cargo winches, cargo transfers, towing engines, coaling at sea apparatus
American Red Cross - Refugees - After their drill "Let Petits Soldats" rush en masse into the sea. Part of the Colony of refugee boys established by the A.R.C. at St. Lunaire, France

American Red Cross - Refugees - After their drill "Let Petits Soldats"...

Photographer: American Red Cross, France American Red Cross - Refugees

Demobilization - Arrivals Home - 27th Division back on Leviathan and Mauretania. This proud mother made a big banner with her son's name on it so he could see it when the ship passed the battery Park Sea Wall where his mother is anxiously waiting his return

Demobilization - Arrivals Home - 27th Division back on Leviathan and M...

Date Taken: 3/6/1919 Photographer: Western Newspaper Union Demobilization - Arrivals Home

Airplanes - Historical - Aviators rescued from watery grave. The rescue of an Allied pilot and observer after their plane fell into the sea. They are shown standing on a wing of the rapidly sinking plane awaiting the H.M.S. "Seymour" which came to their rescue

Airplanes - Historical - Aviators rescued from watery grave. The rescu...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Airplanes - Historical

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps - U.S. Junior Naval Reserves. Setting up exercises at Sea Cliff, N.Y. Training Station

Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps - U.S. Junior Na...

Photographer: U.S. Jr. Naval Reserves Boy's Activities - Junior Naval Reserve - Other Camps

Twixt the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea

Twixt the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

Amelia Earhart Deep Sea Diving off Block Island

Amelia Earhart Deep Sea Diving off Block Island

Photographic File of the Paris Bureau of the New York Times

1950 Census Enumeration District Maps - New York (NY) - Nassau County - Sea Cliff - ED 30-619 to 625

1950 Census Enumeration District Maps - New York (NY) - Nassau County ...

1940 Census Enumeration District Maps - New York - Nassau County

1950 Census Enumeration District Maps - California (CA) - Monterey County - Carmel by the Sea - ED 27-64 to 69

1950 Census Enumeration District Maps - California (CA) - Monterey Cou...

Enumeration District Maps for Monterey County, California

A Real Sea Serpent

A Real Sea Serpent

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

National Youth Association Builders of Sea Plane with Mayor Spellacy of Hartford

National Youth Association Builders of Sea Plane with Mayor Spellacy o...

This photograph depicts National Youth Association boys who built the sea plane landing as they pose with Mayor Spellacy of Hartford, Connecticut. National Youth Administration (NYA) Photographs showing Project... more

USS Wakefield Towed after Fire at Sea

USS Wakefield Towed after Fire at Sea

Original caption: 24. AP-21 USS Wakefield. Being towed to U.S. Naval Dry Dock after fire at sea. Former liner SS Manhattan. Nov. 1942. Administrative History of the First Naval District in World War II

Mrs. Richard L. Cochrane, Rear Admiral Edward L. Cochrane, Mrs. Edward L. Cochrane, and Rear Admiral T. Withers at the Launch of the USS Sea Cat

Mrs. Richard L. Cochrane, Rear Admiral Edward L. Cochrane, Mrs. Edward...

Original caption: Mrs. Richard L. Cochrane, matron of honor, Rear Admiral Edward L. Cochrane, USN, Mrs. Edward L. Cochrane, sponsor, Rear Admiral T. Withers, USN, at launching of USS Sea Cat. Launched at Navy Y... more

Launch of the USS Sea Owl

Launch of the USS Sea Owl

Original caption: Launching of USS Sea Owl at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. May 7, 1944. Correspondence Concerning Ships

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