Title from verso. Photograph of spent shell casings from U.S. bombardment of Kiska Island. Verso reads: "Here's the aftermath of a bombardment of Jap-held [ Japanese held ] Kiska Island in the Aleutians by U.S. Pacific Fleet cruisers and...
One of the U.S. Navy's first class of fast, light cruisers, the CL-10 U.S.S. CONCORD was commissioned November 1923; during World War II, she joined the Northern Pacific Force and was decommissioned December 1945
Looking east across coal bunker, superintendent's house, and wharf; the white ships are U.S. cruisers CHICAGO and MARBLEHEAD; the black ship is freighter LEELANAW; and black vessel at left is U.S. destroyer PERRY
Title taken from front. The U.S. Cruiser Maryland arrived in Seward, Alaska with a crew of 810 on July 30, 1912. Naval staff from the Maryland investigated the Alaskan coal reserves while in port. Original photograph size: 3 3/8" x 5 3/8".