U.S. Naval Training Station
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
Administration Building


Boys in Hammocks - U. S. Naval Training Station
Title:
Boys in Hammocks - U. S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1943 May-28

Description:
Rear Admiral John Downes U. S. Navy, Commanding Officer.



U.S. Naval Training Center - Main Gate
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Center - Main Gate
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused


Living Flag - U. S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Living Flag - U. S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused



U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused


America's Security - U. S. Naval Training Center
Title:
America's Security - U. S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused



U.S. Naval Training Station
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1943 Apr-21


U.S. Naval Training Center - Main Gate
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Center - Main Gate
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused



Artillery Drill, U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Artillery Drill, U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused


U.S. Naval Training Station: Hostess House - Main Side - Bldg. 42
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Station: Hostess House - Main Side - Bldg. 42
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused



Sailors Attending Church, U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Sailors Attending Church, U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused


Main Gate U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Main Gate U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1945 Feb-14



Happy Hour, U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Happy Hour, U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused


United States Naval Training Center
Title:
United States Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome

Description:
This ultra-modern galley located in the Recruit Training Command at Great Lakes is capable of seating over 9,000 recruits at one meal.



Main Gate
Title:
Main Gate
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1931 Apr-13


US Naval Training Station
Title:
US Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused



U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused

Description:
Anchored to Democaracy


Navy Recruits Present Flag Ceremony
Title:
Navy Recruits Present Flag Ceremony
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
The flags of the states and territories are presented, to the roll of drums, in a colorful ceremony by a contingent from the Recruit Training Command. Their ceremony is shown here as it was presented just before the Fourth of July parade which marks the end of Old Milwaukee Days, July 1-4, in Milwaukee, Wis.



Instruction Bldg., U.S. Naval Training Station
Title:
Instruction Bldg., U.S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1918 Jan-18


U.S. Naval Training Station
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused



"Officers' Quarters," United States Naval Training Station
Title:
"Officers' Quarters," United States Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1925 Aug-27

Description:
Commandant's Quarters in Foreground.


US Naval Training Station - Passing Review
Title:
US Naval Training Station - Passing Review
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
Curt Teich & Co.



U.S. Naval Training Station - Sunday Church Service
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Station - Sunday Church Service
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1943 Apr-18


Recruit Swimming Pool, US Naval Training Center
Title:
Recruit Swimming Pool, US Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused



Greetings from U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Greetings from U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Boys in Hammocks U.S. Naval Training Station
Title:
Boys in Hammocks U.S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused

Description:
Rear Admiral, John Downes U.S. Navy Commanding Officer



Happy Hour - US Naval Training Station - Rear Admiral John Downes US Navy Commanding Officer
Title:
Happy Hour - US Naval Training Station - Rear Admiral John Downes US Navy Commanding Officer
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused


US Naval Training Station
Title:
US Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused

Description:
Rear Admiral, John Downes, US Navy, Commanding Officer



Camp Moffett
Title:
Camp Moffett
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome

Description:
Entrance to Camp Moffett, Recruit Training Command. Shown in the background is the camp exchange and recreation building. United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois


US Naval Training Center
Title:
US Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Aerial view of the Mainside of NTC shows the Service School Command's complex of classroom buildings and student barracks. The Gunnery School is located in the large dark building in the center, and the large green area at right is Constitution Field where many athletic events take place. USNTC is located on Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. It is the oldest and largest facility of its kind in the US. Its essential role is recruit training of inductees, and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel



U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Overall view of the Mainside of NTC shows the Service School Command area with its complex of classroom buildings and student barracks. The large dark building at center houses the Gunnery School and the brown building at far left contains the Electronics Schools. The Service School Command is the Navy's largest technical training activity and averages some 7500 students in eight major schools. USNTC is located on Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan


Canteen
Title:
Canteen
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1950 Jun-16



U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Recruit First Day Activities U.S. Naval Training Center Great Lakes, Ill. Prior to entering training, each recruit receives first shots for preliminary immunization at U.S. Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Ill


Navy Recruits Present Flag Ceremony
Title:
Navy Recruits Present Flag Ceremony
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
The flags of the states and territories are presented, to the roll of drums, in a colorful ceremony by a contingent from the Recruit Training Command. Their ceremony is shown here as it was presented just before the Fourth of July parade which marks the end of Old Milwaukee Days, July 1-4, in Milwaukee, WI



United States Naval Training Center
Title:
United States Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1962 Jun-18

Description:
This ultra-modern galley located in the Recruit Training Command at Great Lakes is capable of seating over 9,000 recruits at one meal


Recreation Building, US Naval Training Station
Title:
Recreation Building, US Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1943 Sep-9



Outdoor Boxing - U.S. Naval Training Station
Title:
Outdoor Boxing - U.S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), White Border PM Mar-5


U.S. Naval Training Station - Navy Y.M.C.A. Concert
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Station - Navy Y.M.C.A. Concert
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), White Border unused



Navy Y.M.C.A. Concert, U.S. Naval Station
Title:
Navy Y.M.C.A. Concert, U.S. Naval Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Adminstration Building, U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Adminstration Building, U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Linen



U. S. Naval Training Center
Title:
U. S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
William Breyfogle Recruits hear orientation lecture on U. S. Navy regulations. USNTC, Great Lakes, is located on the shores of Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. This facility was established in 1911, and is the oldest and largest of its kind in the U.S. Its essential role is the recruit training of new inductees and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel


US Naval Training Center
Title:
US Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
W. Breyfogle Recruits jump from tower in an "abandon ship" drill as part of their Third Class Swimmer's Test in the "training tank." USNTC is located on Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. It is the oldest and largest facility of its kind in the US. Its essential role is recruit training of inductees, and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel



New Modern Barracks in Great Lakes, Illinois
Title:
New Modern Barracks in Great Lakes, Illinois
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1963 Jul-15

Description:
These new imposing structures are part of the Navy's modernization program. Located in Recruit Training Command, one of these buildings is capable of housing up to 1056 recruits. United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois


Recruit Review, Great Lakes Naval Training Center
Title:
Recruit Review, Great Lakes Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
About 1,000 Navy recruits march in graduation reviews on Ross Field each week during the summer season. In the background in Bldg. 1, headquarters of the Commandant, Ninth Naval District Curt Teich & Co



U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
recruits undergo rigorous physical training. Before graduation, they must demonstrate their abilities in four phased tests. Shown here is part of test No. 3. USNTC is located on Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Wwaukegan. It is the oldest and largest facility of its kind in the U.S, Its essential role is recruit training of inductees, and the operation of service schools for student Nave personnel


Camp Dewey Exchange and Recreation Building
Title:
Camp Dewey Exchange and Recreation Building
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
This building houses a complete exchange, gymnasium, barber shop, library and soda fountain. United States Naval Training Center



U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Standing inspection in dormitory of a new permanent barracks


This Human Picture Composed of Blue Jackies of the U.S. Naval Station
Title:
This Human Picture Composed of Blue Jackies of the U.S. Naval Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
C.T. American Art



Main Gate
Title:
Main Gate
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1948 Aug-24

Description:
US Naval Training Station Rear Admiral, John Downes US Navy, Commanding Officer


New Modern Barracks
Title:
New Modern Barracks
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1972 Jan-17

Description:
These new imposing structures are part of the navy's modernization program. Located in Recruit Training Command, one of these buildings is capable of housing up to 1056 recruits. United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois



"Review," United States Naval Training Station, Great Lakes, Ill
Title:
"Review," United States Naval Training Station, Great Lakes, Ill
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1918 Apr-22


U. S. Naval Training Station Great Lakes, Ill. Soldiers of the Sea
Title:
U. S. Naval Training Station Great Lakes, Ill. Soldiers of the Sea
Great lakes Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1917



United States Naval Training Center - Barber Shop
Title:
United States Naval Training Center - Barber Shop
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
One of four Navy Exchange barber shops which in one year, cut 450,000 heads of hair


Standing Inspection In Dormitory Of New Permanent Barracks, U. S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Standing Inspection In Dormitory Of New Permanent Barracks, U. S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Standing inspection in dormitory of a new permanent barracks at U.S. Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois.



Living Flag U. S. Naval Training Station
Title:
Living Flag U. S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1943 Oct-03

Description:
U. S. Naval Training Station Great Lakes, Illinois Rear Admiral, John Downes U. S. Navy, Commanding Officer.


U. S. Naval Training Station
Title:
U. S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused

Description:
2200 Recruits under training at U. S. Naval Training Station. Great Lakes, Illinois. Rear Admiral, John Downes U. S. Navy Commanding Officer.



U. S. Naval Training Center
Title:
U. S. Naval Training Center
Great lakes Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
The recruit 50-State flag Team takes part in all recruit graduation reviews and appears at many civic functions in surrounding civilian communities. USNTC is located on Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. It is the oldest and largest facility of its kind in the U. S. Its essential role is recruit training of inductees, and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel.


U. S. Naval Regional Medical Center
Title:
U. S. Naval Regional Medical Center
Great lakes Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
This $16 million, 15 – floor medical facility – dedicated in December 1960 – contains 717 beds, 16 clinics and 11 operating rooms. Members of all branches of the Armed forces and their dependents are served here. Lake Michigan is seen in the background. Great Lakes is 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan.



Anchored U. S. N. To Democracy, U. S. Naval training Center
Title:
Anchored U. S. N. To Democracy, U. S. Naval training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused


Instruction At The Gun, U. S. Naval training Center
Title:
Instruction At The Gun, U. S. Naval training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1952 Feb-21



Officers Residences
Title:
Officers Residences
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused

Description:
Naval Training Station


Review Grounds, U. S. Naval training Center
Title:
Review Grounds, U. S. Naval training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1952 Feb-21



Wash Day, U. S. Naval training Center
Title:
Wash Day, U. S. Naval training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1952 Feb-21


Fire Fighting School At U. S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Fire Fighting School At U. S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1961 Oct-21

Description:
Recruits are exposed to actual training in fighting fires at Fire Fighting School at U. S. Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois.



Sunday Church Services, U.S. Naval Training Station
Title:
Sunday Church Services, U.S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1943 Mar-25


Church Services, U. S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Church Services, U. S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Auditorium
Title:
Auditorium
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused

Description:
U. S. Naval training station


Victory
Title:
Victory
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused

Description:
35,000 sailors forming the world Victory at U. S. N. T. S.



America
Title:
America
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused

Description:
This human picture composed of Blue Jackies of the U. S. Naval Station, Great Lakes, Ill.


U.S. Naval Training Center - Wave Drill Team
Title:
U.S. Naval Training Center - Wave Drill Team
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Linen unused



U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center
Title:
U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
This $16 million, 15-floor medical facility - dedicated in December 1960 - contains 717 beds, 16 clinics and 11 operating rooms. Members of all branches of the Armed Forces and their dependents are served here. Lake Michigan is seen in the background. Great Lakes is 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan


Recruit Training Command
Title:
Recruit Training Command
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Overall aerial view of USNTC's Recruit Training Command with Lake Michigan in background. RGC's Main Gate is at left foreground. The large double-square buildings are recruit barracks, capable of housing more than 1,000 persons. USNTC is 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. It is the oldest and largest facility of its kind in the US. Its essential role is recruit training of inductees, and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel



Aerial View of U.S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Aerial View of U.S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Aerial view shows Recruit Training Command facilities in the foreground. In the background are Lake Michigan and buildings of the main side of USNTC. Tall structure in center background is the Naval Regional Medical Center. Center Commander is located in Bldg. One (with tower) at upper left. USNTC is located on Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. It is the oldest and largest facility of its kind in the U.S. Its essential role is recruit training of inductees, and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel


New Modern Barracks
Title:
New Modern Barracks
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
These new imposing structures are part of the Navy's modernization program. Located in Recruit Training Command, one of these buildings is capable of housing up to 1056 recruits. United States Naval Training Center



US Naval Training Center
Title:
US Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
W. Breyfogle Overall aerial view of USNTC's Recruit Training Command with Lake Michigan in background. RTC's main gate is left foreground. The large double-square buildings are recruit barracks, capable of housing more than 1,000 persons. USNTC is 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. It is the oldest and largest facility of its kind in the US. Its essential role is recruit training of industries, and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel


US Naval Training Center
Title:
US Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
This aerial shows Building One with its famous clock tower and a cluster of World War I era buildings. Building One houses the Commandant of the Ninth Naval District and the Commandent of USNTC, Great Lakes. The historic clock tower - with its carillon - rises 100 feet above Ross Field. Building One was the first administration building in use when the base was dedicted by President William H. Taft in 1911. USNTC is located on Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan



US Naval Training Center
Title:
US Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
A typical compartment in one of the modern 1000 person recruit barracks. USNTC, Great Lakes, is located on the shores of Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. This facility was established in 1911, and is the oldest and largest of its kind in the US. Its essential role is the recruit training of new inductees and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel


Recruit Training Command
Title:
Recruit Training Command
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
The ultra-modern galley located in the Recruit Training Command at Great Lakes is capable of seating oer 9,000 recruits at one meal. United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois



Drill Hall
Title:
Drill Hall
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Drill Hall, 350 ft. long, 91 ft. wide at U.S. Naval Training Center


U. S. Naval Training Center
Title:
U. S. Naval Training Center
Great lakes Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Recruits are seen here in formation in front of the Recruit Training command Headquarters building. This building houses the Commanding Officer of RTC and his staff, and contains a closed-circuit television station and a complex of classrooms. USNTC is located on Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. It is the oldest and largest facility of its kind in the U. S. Its essential role is recruit training of inductees, and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel.



U. S. Naval Training Center
Title:
U. S. Naval Training Center
Great lakes Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Recruits jump from tower in an “Abandon ship” drill as part of their Third Class Swimmer's Test in the “training tank.” USNTC is located on Lake Michigan, 35 miles north of downtown Chicago and four miles from Waukegan. It is the oldest and largest facility of its kind in the U. S. Its essential role is recruit training of inductees, and the operation of service schools for student Navy personnel.


Mole, U. S. Naval training Center
Title:
Mole, U. S. Naval training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused

Description:
2200 Recruits Under training at U. S. Naval Training Station. Rear Admiral, John Downes U. S. Navy. Commanding Officer.



Main Gate U. S. Naval Training Station
Title:
Main Gate U. S. Naval Training Station
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1944 Jun-01


Main Gate U. S. Naval Training Center
Title:
Main Gate U. S. Naval Training Center
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Linen unused



U. S. Naval Training Station Whaleboat
Title:
U. S. Naval Training Station Whaleboat
Great Lakes Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1941

Description:
Manning the Oars of a Whaleboat during Regimental Boat Race




Total: 85 Items