Naval Academy Midshipmen at Superintendent’s House (1901)

This is an excellent photo from Shorpy. It shows a class of midshipmen in 1901 at the Naval Academy, hanging out on the porch of the superintendent’s home. Click on it for a larger image.

Annapolis, Maryland, circa 1901. "Cadets at residence of superintendent, U.S. Naval Academy. (Shorpy)
Annapolis, Maryland, circa 1901. “Midshipmen at residence of superintendent, U.S. Naval Academy. (Shorpy)
 

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