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Photo #: NH 93704
USS Brooklyn (CA-3)
Sailors and Marines on the cruiser's forecastle, with mascot goat, 1898. Note details of pilothouse and bridge, improvised gunport shields on her forward 8" gun turret, and very odd "flathat" worn by one sailor. The original photograph was published on a stereograph card, copyright by C.L. Wasson, 1899.
Courtesy of Commander Donald J. Robinson, USN(Ret), 1982.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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A stereo pair version of this image is available as Photo # NH 93704-A
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17 July 1998