Other Military

New York Naval Reserves: 1901

New York Naval Reserves: 1901

New York Naval Reserves at quarters on the U.S.S. New Hampshire, 1901. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 in. glass negative.

Baseball Team, U.S. Naval Academy: 1890s

Baseball Team, U.S. Naval Academy: 1890s

Baseball team at the U.S. Naval Academy, between 1890 and 1901. Detroit Publishing Company, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Trenton N.J. Military Band: early 1900s

Trenton N.J. Military Band: early 1900s

Field Music, 2nd, Trenton, New Jersey. Probably Army or National Guard band, but no additional data with the picture. Photo taken between 1912 and 1930. Vintage photographs provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.

Proud of My Man: 1940

Proud of My Man: 1940

Man and woman kissing over cannon on graduation day at Annapolis. The United States Naval Academy, Class of 1940. Harris & Ewing, photographer. Vintage photo provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.

Father of the Air Force: 1925

Father of the Air Force: 1925

Lieutenant Colonel J.E. Fechet, Assistant Chief of Air Service (left) with General Billy Mitchell, Chief of Air Service. Mitchell was a United States Army general who is regarded as the father of the U.S. Air Force. The men are pictured with a model airplane and bomb. Photo taken in 1925. National Photo Company Collection. Historical photo provided by LOC. Original medium: glass negative.

Kite Balloon Tender: 1921

Kite Balloon Tender: 1921

Kite balloon in the well of the U.S.S. Wright (AZ-1/AV-1), a lighter-than-air aircraft tender named after Orville Wright. Photo taken between 1921 and 1922. Old photo provided by LOC. Original medium: 8 x 6 inch glass negative.

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