CreatorAmsden, William F., Commander
Larimer, Edgar B., Captain
DateMay 12 1926
A print made from a Newport Daily News glass plate negative depicting opening day ceremonies at "The Basin," a Newport baseball field. The batter pictured is Captain Edgar B. Larimer of the Torpedo Station; the man behind Larimer is Commander William F. Amsden of the Newport Naval Training Station. A catcher, waiting for regular play to begin, is standing at center.