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Photograph of the Rear Control Car of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of the Rear Control Car of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of the Rear Control Car of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters... more

U.S.S. George Washington

U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 186..Description: President Wilson and Captain McCauley on the bridge of the U.S.S. George Washington...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Research Library, 20th Century Fox..Size:... more

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

Wilson on Board U.S.S. George Washington

Wilson on Board U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 182 ..Description: President Wilson on the bridge of the U.S.S. George Washington en route to England and Paris for the Peace Conference. .From left to right: Edith Benham (Secretary to ... more

Wilson on Board U.S.S. George Washington

Wilson on Board U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 182 ..Description: President Wilson on the bridge of the U.S.S. George Washington en route to England and Paris for the Peace Conference. .From left to right: Edith Benham (Secretary to ... more

U.S.S. George Washington

U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 186..Description: President Wilson and Captain McCauley on the bridge of the U.S.S. George Washington...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Research Library, 20th Century Fox..Size:... 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?

Wilson Disembarking U.S.S. George Washington

Wilson Disembarking U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 185..Description: The President and Mrs. Wilson, disembarking the U.S.S. Washington, en route to Europe for the Paris Peace Conference...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Research... 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?

Wilson Disembarking U.S.S. George Washington

Wilson Disembarking U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 185..Description: The President and Mrs. Wilson, disembarking the U.S.S. Washington, en route to Europe for the Paris Peace Conference...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Research... more

Wilson Disembarking U.S.S. George Washington

Wilson Disembarking U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 185..Description: The President and Mrs. Wilson, disembarking the U.S.S. Washington, en route to Europe for the Paris Peace Conference...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Research... more

Wilson on Board U.S.S. George Washington

Wilson on Board U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 182 ..Description: President Wilson on the bridge of the U.S.S. George Washington en route to England and Paris for the Peace Conference. .From left to right: Edith Benham (Secretary to ... more

U.S.S. George Washington

U.S.S. George Washington

Local Accession Number: 186..Description: President Wilson and Captain McCauley on the bridge of the U.S.S. George Washington...Photographer: U.S. Signal Corps..Source: Research Library, 20th Century Fox..Size:... more

Admiral David D. Porter

Admiral David D. Porter

Original Caption: Admiral David D. Porter..U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 111-B-3337..From:: Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personalities and Scenes, (Record Group 111)..Photograp... 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?

Wilson's Arrival at Brest, France

Wilson's Arrival at Brest, France

Local Accession Number: PC 102..Description: Wilson arrives in Brest, France for the Paris Peace Conference...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Unknown..Size: 3.5x5.5..Medium: Print, Sepia..Date: 1918

Wilson's Arrival at Brest, France

Wilson's Arrival at Brest, France

Local Accession Number: PC 102..Description: Wilson arrives in Brest, France for the Paris Peace Conference...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Unknown..Size: 3.5x5.5..Medium: Print, Sepia..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

Admiral David D. Porter

Admiral David D. Porter

Original Caption: Admiral David D. Porter..U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 111-B-3518..From:: Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personalities and Scenes, (Record Group 111)..Photograp... more

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

Wilson's Arrival at Brest, France

Wilson's Arrival at Brest, France

Local Accession Number: PC 102..Description: Wilson arrives in Brest, France for the Paris Peace Conference...Photographer: Unknown..Source: Unknown..Size: 3.5x5.5..Medium: Print, Sepia..Date: 1918

Ceremonies - Navy & Marines - The Return of the Victory Feelt to New York. With clocklike precision, which is so characteristic of the United States Navy, America's majestic fleet moved up the Hudson River through a heavy snowstorm. After the review of the fleet by Secretary Daniels, half of the sailorscame ashore to partake in a parade down Fifth Avenue where they were cheered by thousands of people. The photo shows a division passing the reviewing stand in front of the Public Library. Secretary Daniels in a silk hat can be seen near the center post

Ceremonies - Navy & Marines - The Return of the Victory Feelt to New Y...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Ceremonies - Navy & Marines

Photograph of Crew Bunks of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Crew Bunks of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Crew Bunks of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Subject... more

Photograph of Head-Chief Inspector of Structures Walking Through a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Head-Chief Inspector of Structures Walking Through a Dir...

Original Caption: Photograph of Head-Chief Inspector of Structures Walking Through a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Inve... more

Photograph of the Interior Hull of a Dirigible before Gas Cells were Installed, ca. 1933

Photograph of the Interior Hull of a Dirigible before Gas Cells were I...

Original Caption: Photograph of the Interior Hull of a Dirigible before Gas Cells were Installed, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to In... more

Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Crews Quarters in a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Sub... more

Photograph of a Oil Tank on the USS Akron, ca. 1933

Photograph of a Oil Tank on the USS Akron, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of a Oil Tank on the USS Akron, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Subje... more

Photograph Rising the First Main Frame of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph Rising the First Main Frame of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph Rising the First Main Frame of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disas... more

Photograph of Emergency Control Station of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Emergency Control Station of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Emergency Control Station of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disa... more

Photograph of the USS Akron in the Goodyear-Zeppelin Dock , ca. 1933

Photograph of the USS Akron in the Goodyear-Zeppelin Dock , ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of the USS Akron in the Goodyear-Zeppelin Dock , ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible ... more

Photograph of the Left Side of the Control Car on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of the Left Side of the Control Car on a Dirigible, ca. 193...

Original Caption: Photograph of the Left Side of the Control Car on a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigib... more

Photograph of a Propeller on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of a Propeller on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of a Propeller on a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Subjec... more

Photograph of a Side Corridor on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of a Side Corridor on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of a Side Corridor on a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Su... more

U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters, ca. 1933

U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters, ca....

Original Caption: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters. (1933 - 06/14/1933)..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Inve... more

Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Engine Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Subjec... more

Photograph Looking Down in Emergency Control Station of a Dirigible , ca. 1933

Photograph Looking Down in Emergency Control Station of a Dirigible , ...

Original Caption: Photograph Looking Down in Emergency Control Station of a Dirigible , ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate ... more

Photograph of the Nose of the USS Akron being Attached, ca. 1933

Photograph of the Nose of the USS Akron being Attached, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of the Nose of the USS Akron being Attached, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disa... more

Two Photograph of the Catwalk on the USS Akron, ca. 1933

Two Photograph of the Catwalk on the USS Akron, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Two Photograph of the Catwalk on the USS Akron, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...... more

Photograph of Control Wires and Pulleys on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Control Wires and Pulleys on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Control Wires and Pulleys on a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disa... more

Photograph of a Sailor at the Bow Mooring Post on a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of a Sailor at the Bow Mooring Post on a Dirigible, ca. 193...

Original Caption: Photograph of a Sailor at the Bow Mooring Post on a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigib... more

Photograph of Navigation Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of Navigation Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of Navigation Room in a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters...Su... more

Photograph of the Starboard Side of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Photograph of the Starboard Side of a Dirigible, ca. 1933

Original Caption: Photograph of the Starboard Side of a Dirigible, ca. 1933..U.S. National Archives’ HMS Record Entry ID: NWL-16051..Creator: U.S. Congress. Joint Committee to Investigate Dirigible Disasters..... more

Commanding Officer Charles V. Gordon of the USS Tigrone

Commanding Officer Charles V. Gordon of the USS Tigrone

Original caption: Cdr. Charles V. Gordon, USN. C.O. USS Tigrone (SSR 419). Correspondence Concerning Ships

Aerial View of the Rescue Operation of the USS Squalus
USS Wilkes in the Boston Navy Yard

USS Wilkes in the Boston Navy Yard

Formerly Security Classified Correspondence Concerning Ships

USS Wilkes in the Boston Navy Yard

USS Wilkes in the Boston Navy Yard

Formerly Security Classified Correspondence Concerning Ships

USS Wilkes in the Boston Navy Yard

USS Wilkes in the Boston Navy Yard

Formerly Security Classified Correspondence Concerning Ships

Mrs. James O. Gawne, Rear Admiral Thomas Withers, and Miss Christine Gawne at the Launch of the Submarine Bowfin

Mrs. James O. Gawne, Rear Admiral Thomas Withers, and Miss Christine G...

Original caption: Mrs. James O. Gawne, Sponsor, Rear Admiral Thomas Withers U.S.N. and Miss Christine Lazear Gawne, Maid of Honor at Launching of U.S. Submarine Bowfin. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Mrs. T. Withers Christens the USS Apogon at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

Mrs. T. Withers Christens the USS Apogon at the Portsmouth Naval Shipy...

Original caption: Mrs. T. Withers, sponsor, christening USS Apogon, launched March 10, 1943, Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Mrs. William Freseman Presented with Yard Employees' Gift

Mrs. William Freseman Presented with Yard Employees' Gift

Original caption: Mrs. William L. Freseman presented with Yard employees' gift to sponsor at launching of USS Aspro, Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. April 7, 1943. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Mrs. Albert J. Fortier and Enlisted Sons

Mrs. Albert J. Fortier and Enlisted Sons

Original caption: Mrs. Albert J. Fortier sponsor for USS Batfish with two of her six sons in U.S. service at launching, Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. May 5, 1943. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Miss Mary Reardon Presents the Navy Yard Employees' Gift to Mrs. Albert J. Fortier

Miss Mary Reardon Presents the Navy Yard Employees' Gift to Mrs. Alber...

Original caption: Miss Mary Reardon, machine shop operator shop no. 37, presenting the Navy Yard employees' gift to Mrs. Albert J. Fortier, sponsor for USS Batfish launched at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. May 5,... more

Miss Malvina Thompson, Mrs. Charles E. Lund, and Miss Eleanor Lund at the Launch of the USS Archer Fish

Miss Malvina Thompson, Mrs. Charles E. Lund, and Miss Eleanor Lund at ...

Original caption: Miss Malvina Thompson, sponsor, Mrs. Charles E. Lund, matron of honor, Miss Eleanor Lund, flower bearer, launching of USS Archer Fish. Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. May 28, 1943. Correspondence ... more

Miss Jane Elizabeth Davis Christens the USS Burfish

Miss Jane Elizabeth Davis Christens the USS Burfish

Original caption: Miss Jane Elizabeth Davis christening the USS Burfish at launching at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. June 18, 1943. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Ensign Eliose English, Rear Admiral T. Withers, and Mrs. R. N. English at the Launching of the USS Picuda

Ensign Eliose English, Rear Admiral T. Withers, and Mrs. R. N. English...

Original caption: Ensn. Eliose English, maid of honor, Rear Admiral T. Withers U.S.N., Mrs. R.N. English, sponsor, at launching of USS Picuda, Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H., July 12, 1943. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Miss Nancy Green, Rear Admiral T. Withers, and Miss Betty Russell at the Launch of the USS Parche

Miss Nancy Green, Rear Admiral T. Withers, and Miss Betty Russell at t...

Original caption: Miss Nancy Green, maid of honor, Rear Admiral T. Withers, U.S.N., Miss Betty Russell, sponsor, at launching of USS Parche launched at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. July 24, 1943. Correspondence ... more

Bow View of the USS Bang

Bow View of the USS Bang

Original caption: Navy Yard Portsmouth, N.H. launching of USS Bang, bow view, previous to launching, Aug. 30, 1943. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Stern View of the USS Bang

Stern View of the USS Bang

Original caption: Navy Yard Portsmouth, N.H. launching of USS Bang, stern view, previous to launching, Aug. 30, 1943. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Governor Robert O. Blood and Rear Admiral T. Withers at the Launch of the USS Bang and the USS Pilotfish

Governor Robert O. Blood and Rear Admiral T. Withers at the Launch of ...

Original caption: Governor Robert O. Blood and Rear Admiral T. Withers, U.S.N. at launching of USS Bang and USS Pilotfish launched at U.S. Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. Aug. 30, 1943. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Mrs. Antonio Prince and Mrs. Moise Lamoreux at the Launch of the USS Pintado

Mrs. Antonio Prince and Mrs. Moise Lamoreux at the Launch of the USS P...

Original caption: Mrs. Antonio Prince, Sponsor, and Mrs. Moise Lamoreux, Matron of Honor, at launching of USS Pintado launched at Navy Yard Portsmouth, N.H. September 15, 1943. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Rear Admiral T. Withers, Senator Ralph Brewster, Senator Charles Tobey, ex-Governor Alvan Fuller, Congressman Charles Plumley, and Senator Frances Maloney

Rear Admiral T. Withers, Senator Ralph Brewster, Senator Charles Tobey...

This photograph shows Rear Admiral Withers and dignitaries at the triple launch of the USS Pomfret, the USS Sterlet, and the USS Piranha. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Miss Eloise V. Downer and Mrs. William S. Farber at the Launch of the USS Pirahna

Miss Eloise V. Downer and Mrs. William S. Farber at the Launch of the ...

Original caption: Miss Eloise V. Downer, maid of honor, and Mrs. William S. Farber, sponsor for USS Piranha, launched at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. Oct. 27, 1943. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Mrs. Rufus G. Thayer, Rear Admiral Robert A. Theobald and Wife, and Rear Admiral T. Withers at the Launch of the USS Queenfish

Mrs. Rufus G. Thayer, Rear Admiral Robert A. Theobald and Wife, and Re...

Original caption: Mrs. Rufus G. Thayer, Matron of Honor, Rear Admiral Robert A. Theobald, USN (Commandant First Naval District), Mrs. Robert A Theobald, Sponsor, Rear Admiral T Withers, USN (Commandant, Portsmo... more

Commissioned Officers of the USS Bang

Commissioned Officers of the USS Bang

Original caption: Boatswain Peter J. Riley, Jr., Lieutenant James Warden, Lieutenant BrianWelch, Lieutenant Oliver Bagby, Jr., Lieutenant Colonel Antone Gallaher, Lieutenant Edward O'Brien, Jr., Lieutenant Jo... more

Commissioning of the USS Bang

Commissioning of the USS Bang

Original caption: Commissioning of USS Bang at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. December 4, 1943 Lt. C'dr. [sic] Antone R. Gallaher, U.S.N. reading his orders of taking of command. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Presentation of the Silver Star to Lieutenant William H. McClaskey

Presentation of the Silver Star to Lieutenant William H. McClaskey

Original caption: Rear Admiral Thomas Withers, U.S.N. reading citation and presentation of award of silver star medal to Lt. William H. McClaskey, U.S.N.R. at commissioning of USS Pilotfish at Navy Yard, Portsm... more

Ensigns Prudence H. Wellman and Nancy Jane Schetky at the Launch of the USS Scabbardfish

Ensigns Prudence H. Wellman and Nancy Jane Schetky at the Launch of th...

Original caption: Ensign Prudence H. Wellman, U.S.N.R., maid of honor, and Ensign Nancy Jane Schetky, U.S.N.R., sponsor for USS Scabbardfish. Launched at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. Jan. 27, 1944. Correspondenc... more

Launch of the USS Scabbardfish

Launch of the USS Scabbardfish

Original caption: U.S. Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. Launching of: USS Scabbard Fish Jan. 27, 1944. Correspondence Concerning Ships

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

Miss Elizabeth Barnum and Miss Elizabeth L Kauffman at the Launch of the USS Atule

Miss Elizabeth Barnum and Miss Elizabeth L Kauffman at the Launch of t...

Original caption: Miss Elizabeth Barnum, maid of honor, and Miss Elizabeth L. Kauffman, sponsor for USS Atule. Launched at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. March 6, 1944. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Launch of USS Atule at the Portsmouth Navy Yard

Launch of USS Atule at the Portsmouth Navy Yard

Original caption: Launching of USS Atule at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. March 6, 1944. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Lieutenant Commander Chester Holts, Chaplain, Blesses the Ships

Lieutenant Commander Chester Holts, Chaplain, Blesses the Ships

Original caption: Prayers for ships by Lt. Cdr. Chester L. Holts, USNR Chaplain, at double launching of USS Sea Dog and USS Sea Fox launched in Submarine Basin, at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. March 28, 1944. Co... more

Mrs. Orme C. Robbins, Mrs. Robert N. Robertson, Rear Admiral T. Withers, Mrs. Vernon L. Lowrance, and Mrs. James P. Lynch

Mrs. Orme C. Robbins, Mrs. Robert N. Robertson, Rear Admiral T. Wither...

Original caption: Mrs. Orme C. Robbins, matron of honor, Mrs. Robert N. Robertson, sponsor for USS Sea Fox. Rear Admiral Thomas Withers, Mrs. Vernon L. Lowrance, sponsor, and Mrs. James P. Lynch, matron of hono... more

Mrs. Harvey W. Moore, Jr., Inspects the Sponsor's Christening Plate Weld on the USS Spikefish

Mrs. Harvey W. Moore, Jr., Inspects the Sponsor's Christening Plate We...

Original caption: Mrs. Harvey W. Moore, Jr., sponsor for USS Spikefish, inspecting the sponsor's christening plate after welding, April 25, 1944. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Mrs. Harvey W. Moore, Jr., Welds the Sponsor's Christening Plate to the USS Spikefish

Mrs. Harvey W. Moore, Jr., Welds the Sponsor's Christening Plate to th...

Original caption: Mrs. Harvey W. Moore, Jr., sponsor for USS Spikefish, welding the sponsor's christening plate to ship, April 25, 1944. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Mrs. Harvey W. Moore, Jr., at the Launch of the USS Spikefish

Mrs. Harvey W. Moore, Jr., at the Launch of the USS Spikefish

Original caption: Mrs. Harvey W. Moore, Jr., sponsor for USS Spikefish, launched at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. April 26, 1944. Correspondence Concerning Ships

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

Mrs. Roscoe W. Downs, Rear Admiral Thomas Withers, and Miss Eleanor Dzieman at the Launch of the USS Sennet

Mrs. Roscoe W. Downs, Rear Admiral Thomas Withers, and Miss Eleanor Dz...

Original caption: Mrs. Roscoe W. Downs, sponsor, Rear Admiral Thomas Withers, USN, and Miss Eleanor Dzieman, maid of honor, at launching of USS Sennet at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H., June 6, 1944. Correspondenc... more

Launch of USS Sennet at the Portsmouth Navy Yard

Launch of USS Sennet at the Portsmouth Navy Yard

Original caption: Launching of USS Sennet at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. June 6, 1944. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson Christening the USS Tench (SS 417)
Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson, Sponsor for USS Tench (SS 417) Launch

Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson, Sponsor for USS Tench (SS 417) Launch

This photograph depicts Lady Bird Johnson, future First Lady, posing immediately prior to the christening of the USS Tench (SS 417) Correspondence Concerning Ships

Miss Betty Jane Fischler, Mrs. Peter K. Fischler, Rear Admiral Withers, Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson, and Mrs. Tom C. Clark at the Launch of the USS Tench

Miss Betty Jane Fischler, Mrs. Peter K. Fischler, Rear Admiral Withers...

Original caption: Miss Betty Jane Fischler, maid of honor, Mrs. Peter K. Fischler, sponsor for USS Thornback, Rear Admiral Withers, U.S.N., Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson, sponsor, and Mrs. Tom C. Clark, matron of hono... more

Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson and Mrs. Tom C. Clark at the Submarine Launch

Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson and Mrs. Tom C. Clark at the Submarine Launch

Original caption: Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson, sponsor, and Mrs. Tom C. Clark, matron of honor for USS Tench, launched at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. July 7, 1944. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Mrs. Mary Dondero, the First Woman Mayor of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Greets Mrs. Slade D. Cutter at the Launch of the USS Requin

Mrs. Mary Dondero, the First Woman Mayor of Portsmouth, New Hampshire,...

Original caption: Mrs. Mary Dondero, first woman mayor in New Hampshire, greeting the sponsor Mrs. Slade D. Cutter at launching of the USS Requin at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. Jan. 1, 1945. Correspondence Conc... more

Launch of the USS Requin

Launch of the USS Requin

Original caption: Launching of the USS Requin at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H. Jan. 1, 1945. Correspondence Concerning Ships

Employees of the Portsmouth Navy yard Present a Gift to Sponsor Margaret Chase Smith

Employees of the Portsmouth Navy yard Present a Gift to Sponsor Margar...

Original caption: Presentation of Navy Yard employees gift to the sponsor, the Honorable Margaret Chase Smith, by Mr. Harry M. Ellis, Shop 70, at launching of the USS Sea Leopard, at Navy Yard, Portsmouth, N.H.... more