Officers of the USS Helena PG 9 in 1904.
Left to Right:
Lieut Philps, Executive Officer; Midshipman Richter; Paymaster Holt; Ensign Allen; Howard F. Shine; Lieut Hasbruck; Ensign Smith; Ensign Ashburn
The following names appear, hand written on the back of the picture.
The owner of this picture was Howard F. Shine. It appears his grade was LTJG.
The bottom caption reads: Officers of the USS Helena, Canton, China, Oct. 8, 1904.
This booklet holds the picture and measures
5 1/8 inches wide by 7 5/8 inches high
An enlargment of the seal on the left. It reads
THE ARMY AND NAVY CLUB
WASHINGTON D C