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"Why not--"
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Creator: Newport Recruit
Description: Cartoon that appeared in a 1918 issue of the Newport Recruit, the newspaper of the Naval Training Base at Newport, RI. The cartoon illustrates reasons why women should not be recruited for the U.S. Navy. Reasons include: vanity, fear of mice,…
Tactics. Student thesis, Class of 1921
Creator: Abele, Clarence Arthur, 1876-1944
Description: Thesis written by Clarence Arthur Abele (1876-1944) while a student at the Naval War College. Clarence Abele graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis as a member of the Class of 1898. Abele received some notoreity while a Lieutenant when he…
Photograph of FADM Chester W. Nimitz speaking at New York City Hall, 9 October 1945.
Creator: Acme Newspictures (New York, N.Y.)
Description: Digitized photograph of FADM Chester W. Nimitz addressing the crowd as part of "Nimitz Day" ceremonies in New York City, 9 October 1945.
Barbara Aldrich oral history.
Creator: Aldrich, Barbara, 1918-
Description: Transcript of an interview conducted by the Naval War College as part of a project to record the experiences of WAVES during World War II. Aldrich discusses, among other subjects, joining the WAVES in 1942; training at U.S. Naval Training School…
Richard Alexander oral history.
Creator: Alexander, Richard, 1922-
Description: Transcript of an interview conducted by the Naval War College as part of a project to the record the experience of WW I and WW II veterans. Alexander discusses graduating from U.S.Naval Academy in 1944; serving in USS Cushing in Task Group 38 during…
Reminiscence of Louisa Taylor Alger
Creator: Alger, Louisa Taylor, 1866-1962
Description: Reminiscence of Mrs. Philip Alger (1886-1962) as recorded and transcribed in 1961. Mrs. Louisa Taylor Alger discusses her family and personal experience including her grandfather, General Montgomery C. Meigs, Quartermaster General of the U.S. Army,…
Naval and combined operations on the Atlantic Coast during the Civil War
Creator: Allen, Burrell C., 1881-1967
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Winnifred Armitage oral history.
Creator: Armitage, Winnifred, 1921-
Description: Transcript of an interview conducted by the Naval War College as part of a project to record the experiences of WAVES during World War II. Armitage discusses, among other subjects, joining the SPARS, USCG in 1943; training at Hunter College and Palm…
Tactics, Student Thesis, 1920
Creator: Babcock, John V. (John Vincent)
Description: Student thesis submitted by Commander John Vincent Babcock for completion of the course at the Naval War College, Class of 1920. John Vincent Babcock (1880-1955) graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1901. During the First World War, he…