Uss Constellation & Buildings-newport-1909

Date:
1909
Creator:
Enrique Muller

Postcard showing USS Constellation (left) and near by buildings at NTS-Newport in 1909. Stern 3/4 view of ship, painted all black. Two sailors sitting by gazebo, to the right. Printed in white along bottom, "U.S. Training Ship "Constellation" and Buildings,/Newport, R.I." Reverse printed in black with USS Constellation cancellation, dated 11/2/1909. Addressed to Mr Sacey Abels of Binghampton, NY.

Description (physical):

5.375x3.5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.53
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation-apprentices Aloft-newport-1906

Date:
1906
Creator:
Rhode Island News Company

Postcard showing USS Constellation docked NTS-Newport in 1906. The ship is dressed with signal flags, port profile view. Apprentices are visible aloft in the rig. In black across the bottom, "The Constellation, the Oldest U.S. War Ship afloat". Written in manuscript across bottom: "Go, ring the bells, and fire the guns/and fly the starry banner out." To the right bottom: "Congratulations/H.G.B./Feb 21-1906". Reverse printed in black, with Newport, RI cancellation dated 2/20/1906, and addressed to Miss Bernice I. Banning, 88 Benefit Street, Providence, RI.

Description (physical):

5.5x3.5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.52
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Edwin M. Rahm-cape Town-1903

Date:
1903
Creator:
Unknown

Photographic copy of original. Reverse side placed next to image. Standing studio portrait of Apprentice Seaman, 2nd Class, Edwin Martin Rahm. Rahm is standing, in uniform, with right hand on planter/prop. He is wearing his cap, apprentice insignia visible, as is his jack knife lanyard. Reverse has written across top, "Taken at Cape Town South/Africa Aug. 1903/U.S.S. Brooklyn Cruiser 1st Class/23,000 tons-Speed 22 knots/E.M. Rahm Apprentice 2nd Class".

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG4-2.45
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Officers And Crew Of Uss Constellation-newport-11/8/1941

Date:
11/8/1941
Creator:
Unknown

Formal portrait of officers and crew of USS Constellation, taken at NTS-Newport on 11/8/1942. The group is on the pier in front of the ship, with officers seated in the front row and the enlisted personnel on risers (and gangways) behind. The commanding officer, LCDR John Davis is seated center w/ a life ring reading "U.S. Frigate Constellation.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG4-2.44
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Marion Edmund Walter-newport-1918/1919

Date:
1918-1919
Creator:
Unknown

Seated portrait of Seaman, 2nd Class, Marion Edmund Walter taken between 1918 and 1919. Walter is seating in a wicker chair, wearing his white uniform.

Description (physical):

3.5x5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG4-2.43
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation-baltimore-1914

Date:
9/20/1914

Glass negative. See PRG4-1.12B

Description (physical):

5x7

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
GN1.11
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation-stern-baltimore-1914

Date:
9/20/1914

Glass negative. See PRG4-1.9

Description (physical):

5x7

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
GN1.10
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation-port Profile-baltimore-1914

Date:
9/20/1914

Glass negative. See PRG4-1.8

Description (physical):

7x5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
GN1.09
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

United States Naval Training Station-newport Ri-1910s-postcard Book

Date:
1910s
Creator:
Charles A. Dadley

Postcard booklet containing 20 postcards datingfrom 1910s. Cover shows sailors lined up around flagpole flying US flag. Printed above, "United States/Naval/Training Station/Newport,/Rhode Island". Postcards include: 1) General View--USS Constellation of to right 2) Headquarters and Admiral's Residence 3) War College 4) Barracks A 5) Barracks B 6) Barracks c 7) USS Consetellation and USS Boxer 8) Ship's Company aboard USS Constellation 9) Company Drill 10) Apprentice Seaman on Review 11) Guard Mount, Barracks B 12) Blue Jacket Guard 13) Company on Parade Grounds 14) A Company 15) Bag Inspection, Barracks C 16) Guard House 17) Government Landing and Torpedo Station 18) Torpedo Station 19) Hospital 20) Army and Navy YMCA, Washington Square, Newport

Description (physical):

6x3.5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.49
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

New Sailors-new York/newport-1917/1918

Date:
1917-1918
Creator:
Underwood & Underwood

Postcard showing newly trained sailors on a pier in New York awaiting assignment to the fleet. Sailors, in blue uniforms, are lined up in three ranks, with their seabags in front. White border, with "Naval Training Station, Newport, R.I." printed in bottom left. Reverse: Printed in blue, with caption "Newly-Made Tars Leaving for Active/Service/Jack Tars fresh from the Naval Training/Station at Newport, R.I., lined up on a pier/in New York waiting to be sent to various/naval vessels./500 men came in this division. They have/completed their course of training atthe in-/struction post and are one the first groups/to fill the vacant gaps in Uncle Sam's fight-/ing force." YMCA postcard.

Description (physical):

5.5x3.5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.76
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum