- Ebony update: Adm. Samuel L. Gravely Jr. Haywood, R. // Ebony;Dec90, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p92
Profiles retired Vice Admiral Samuel L. Gravely Jr., 68, former commander of the US Navy's Third Fleet. Career; Life as a civilian at his home in Haymarket, Va.; Benefits of a military career.
- BRIEF: Ship named for first Black admiral in U.S. Navy. // Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder;5/21/2009, Vol. 74 Issue 42, p1
The article reports on the Aegis guided missile destroyer Gravely, which is named after the first Black admiral Samuel L. Gravely Jr. of the U.S. Navy.
- Untitled. Cutler, Tom // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Dec2004, Vol. 130 Issue 12, p45
Presents an obituary for Samuel Gravely, who was an admiral in the U.S. Navy.
- Samuel Gravely Jr., Pioneering Black U.S. Navy Admiral, Dies at 82. // Jet;11/8/2004, Vol. 106 Issue 19, p10
Pays tribute to Samuel Gravely Jr., retired Vice Rear Admiral, who was the first Black naval officer to become an admiral and command a fleet.
- Pilot or Systems Engineer? Training, Lee Benson // Rotor & Wing;Sep2012, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p12
A summary of the Pilot's Bill of Rights Act proposed by U.S. Republican Samuel Graves is presented.
- Vice Adm. Samuel Gravely Jr., Pioneer for a Race. // All Hands;Nov2010, Issue 1124, p40
The article presents the profile of Vice Admiral Samuel L. Gravely, the first African-American to reach the rank of admiral in the U.S. Navy.
- PROUD NEW 'VICTORY' FOR NAVY DESTROYER. // Ebony;Jul1966, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p25
The article presents information on the warship "Taussig," which is a member of the U.S. 7th Fleet, and has won six major battles in the Pacific campaign of World War II. It is stated that the Taussig is now the first ship in the U.S. Naval history to be captained by Commander Samuel Lee...
- Black History Journal. // Washington Informer;6/2/2011, Vol. 46 Issue 83, p6
The article presents African American history journal from June 4-10, 2011 in the U.S. In 1987, Dr. Mae Jemison was selected by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) as the first African American woman to begin training as a space shuttle astronaut. In 1948, Oliver W. Hill...
- First, A Role Model. Cutler, Thomas J. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Sep2008, Vol. 134 Issue 9, p93
The article offers information on the life and achievements of U.S. Admiral Samuel L. Gravely, who conducted a tactical maneuvering drill for a fleet of destroyers, cruisers and amphibious ships in the Mediterranean. It states that Gravely started his career as a fireman apprentice in 1942, and...