USS Mayrant (DD-31) and USS Warrington (DD-30) fitting out, 1910
This picture shows the Paulding class destroyer USS Mayrant (DD-31) and USS Warrington (DD-30), fitting out at Cramp on 1 July 1910. The rear gun mounts have been installed, but the guns themselves weren't added until the ships had been handed over to the US Navy.
U.S. Destroyers: An Illustrated Design History, Norman Friedmann
The standard history of the development of American destroyers, from the earliest torpedo boat destroyers to the post-war fleet, and covering the massive classes of destroyers built for both World Wars. Gives the reader a good understanding of the debates that surrounded each class of destroyer and led to their individual features.
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Rickard, J (30 November 2016), USS Mayrant (DD-31) and USS Warrington (DD-30) fitting out, 1910 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Mayrant_DD31_Warrington_DD30_1910.html