Was doing a little research this morning from the 1944 Editions of the NTS Norfolk Seabag (Training Station Newsletter), and came across this photograph of a little girl posing with the “Seven Dwarves.”  Cue your nightmare generator. 

If you are a NHF Member, look for the 40th Issue of Naval History Book Reviews in your email this evening.  Would you like to get Naval History Book Reviews? Then become a member today! Don’t waste your time returning video tapes. Pick up some naval history knowledge instead!

If you are a NHF Member, look for the 40th Issue of Naval History Book Reviews in your email this evening.  

Would you like to get Naval History Book Reviews? Then become a member today! Don’t waste your time returning video tapes. Pick up some naval history knowledge instead!

t’s a good day to get outside and have some fun with friends and family, like#WWI-Era Secretary of the #Navy Josephus Daniels is doing here in 1920 in the backyard of his Wyoming Ave. Home. If not…drink some coffee and get to work and avoid a case of the Mondays! Daniels took away the Navy’s alcohol aboard naval vessels in 1914, so coffee will have to do!#Caseofthemondays (LOC Image: LC-F8- 8376)

Have you ever wondered what a 70-year-old bottle of beer tastes like? So do we…But we still donated two WWII-Era bottles to the Naval History & Heritage Command last week. Read about our rare collection of Ballentine’s Beer on the NHF Blog.

#caturday 

Ship’s cat aboard the HMAS Encounter during WWI. 
Photo courtesy Australian War Memorial (Photo # 304910)

 

OH THE WEATHER OUTSIDE IS WEATHER.

But it could be a lot colder, like this photo of a sailor aboard the USS Oriskany (CV 34) during the Korean War. Would you take the heat or welcome the cold today?

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