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|111k||USS Peoria at Philadelphia Navy Yard, circa May 1898, completing conversion to an auxiliary gunboat for Spanish-American War duty. Note that this former pilot boat lacks a pilot house. The receiving ship USS Richmond is behind her.
>i>US Naval History and Heritage Command, Photo # 19-N-17-24-1 a US Navy Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US Naval History and Heritage Command, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
|332k||USS Peoria, circa. May 1898, possibly at Philadelphia Navy Yard, following conversion for naval service.
US National Archives photo # 19-N-17-24-2 a US Navy Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|139k||The Auxiliary Gunboat USS Peoria moored at Boston Navy Yard, 19 February 1901. USS Peoria was designated
a ‘steel steam tug’ in 1908 and redesignated Fleet Tug (AT-48) in July 1920.
US National Archives photo # 19-N-14281 a US Navy Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US National Archives, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
|177k||The Auxiliary Gunboat USS Peoria moored at Boston Navy Yard, 19 February 1901.
US National Archives photo # 19-N-17-24-3 a US Navy Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US National Archives, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
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|1945k||The Steam Tug USS Peoria leaving her mooring at Key West, Fl, 19 May 1913. Note the civilians on board.
De Wolf and Wood Collection. Image from Flickr courtesy of Florida Keys Public Libraries photo # MM00038162x.
|01||LT. Jayne, Joseph Lee USN (1882) :RADM||5 May 1898 - 1 September 1900|
|02||LT. Ryan, Thomas William USN (1878)||1 September 1900 - 1- June 1902|
|03||ENS Tardy, Walter Benjamin||10 June 1902 - 21 July 1903|
|04||BOSN. Deery, Patrick||21 July 1903 - 27 July 1907|
|05||CHBOSN. Olsen, Harold Severing||27 July 1907 - 23 June 1908|
|06||LT. Bolles, Courtland||23. June 1908 - 3 April 1909|
|07||BOSN. Wilkinson, Michael Joseph||3 April 1909 - 1 April 1913|
|08||BOSN. James, Thomas||1 April 1912 - 13 August 1913|
|09||BOSN. Cullen, Gregory||13 August 1913 - 19 April 1915|
|10||BOSN. James Thomas||19 April 1915 - 30 June 1920|
|Decommissioned||30 January 1921 - 14 April 1921|
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