On January 17, 1955, Commander Admiral Eugene P. Wilkinson signaled this historic message from the U.S.S. Nautilus:
The world's first nuclear submarine, Nautilus would become the world's most famous submarine, setting many endurance records for submerged operations and, in 1958, navigating under the North Pole.
Hand-signed by Wilkinson, her first commanding officer, this black-and-white photograph is matted and framed in wood under glass.
Certificate of Authenticity included.