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Online Library of Selected Images -- Photo Albums --
(Naval Historical Center Lot # S-581)

J. Beatrice Bowman album, circa 1908-1915 -- pages 30-37

This page provides textual information and thumbnail images for pages 30 through 37 of Navy Nurse J. Beatrice Bowman's 1908-1915 album of her Navy service.

For introductory information on this album, see: S-581 -- General Description.

Notes on text provided with pages:

  • Text entries in quotations are taken from inscriptions hand-written in the album in the locations noted in italics.
  • Text entries without quotation marks are provided by the Naval Historical Center's staff.

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    Left: Page 30
    Nurses' pet dogs, Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, 1912
    Written on left photo -- "'Mutt' ... age 3 weeks ... 'Jeff'"

    Right: Page 31
    J.Beatrice Bowman photographed with pets Mutt & Jeff, Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, 1912.
    Two views: The superimposed print shows the photographer in action, the main print shows the outcome of his work.
    Written below larger photo -- "Mutt - Jeff & J.B.B. -1912-"


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    Left: Page 32
    J.Beatrice Bowman photographed with pet dogs Mutt & Jeff, Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, 1912.

    Right: Page 33
    Nurses with Mutt & Jeff
    Their names, as written at bottom of photo -- "Mollie Detweiler, Anna Gorham, Edith Brightbill, Katherine Patterson" and J.Beatrice Bowman



    Left: Page 34
    Nurses at Philadelphia Naval Hospital, 1912-13.

    Right: Page 35
    View of J. Beatrice Bowman with a pet dog, by an old carronade at the Philadelphia Naval Hospital.
    It is superimposed over a photograph of "Hospital App. & Hosp. App. 1stCl. Feb. 1913".
    Names written on the latter photo: Across the top -- "Jegmyer, Zwiek, Walker, Bradford, Brooks, Papst, Hall, Folb-, Fisher, Daris, Caruthers, Hutty"
    Across the bottom -- "Taber, Cunningham, Noonan, Fox, Peck, Moyer, Yates, Haus"


    Written at bottom of left photo -- "1912" "Teresa E. Wilkins".
    At bottom of both right photos "Jan - 1913".
    The photos on right show J. Beatrice Bowman a pet dog, either Mutt or Jeff.



    Left: Page 36
    "Hosp. App. & Hosp. App. 1stCl. Feb. 1913" At Naval Hospital, Philadelphia

    Right: Page 37
    Probably Hospital Apprentices at Naval Hosp. Philadelphia, "1912"


    Names written across top of photo --"Zwick, Bennett, Nelson, Bradford, Brooks, Papst, Hall, Yates, Caruthers, Fisher, Folb-, Hutty."
    Across bottom of photo--"Moyer, Lewis, Noonan, Taber, Ehlers, Peck, Fox, Klein."


    Written across top of photo --"Lewis, Slajer, Bain, Irwin, Martin, Klein, Dean"
    Across bottom of photo--"Dehl, Goodhart, Tucker, Pease, Davis, Moore"

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    Page made 26 January 2000
    Page reformatted 2 July 2004