This is Pres. Theodore Roosevelt's youngest son, Quentin on his pony Algonquin at the White House in 1905. Tragically, Quentin was killed when his plane was shot down during World War I. A street on Naval Air Station North Island (military base known as the BIRTHPLACE OF NAVAL AVIATION) is named after Quentin Roosevelt.
Men of the USS Northampton and USS Salt Lake City were welcomed as friends by all sections of the community when their ships visited Brisbane. Arthur Mercer, from the USS Salt Lake City, was among the party of men who visited an animal sanctuary near Brisbane. He made the acquaintance of Rata, a baby koala. Australia: Queensland, Brisbane. c July 1941.