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Army Air Corps Photographs (Seth Cook)
Seth Cook ( -1929) was a Lieutenant Colonel in the Army Air Corps and commanding officer of Chanute Field in Rantoul, Illinois.
Bennett Downes, Gift, 2001
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
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Scope and Contents
This collection consists of twelve photographs (two are two prints of the same image) collected by Seth Cook of the Army Air Corps between 1918-1923. The following aircraft are featured: de Havilland (Airco) D.H.4; Curtiss R-6 Army Racer; and Curtiss JN-4 Jenny. The following aviation personalities are included: James H. "Jimmy" Doolittle; Lester Maitland; Oakley Kelly; John Macready; Orville Wright; and Seth Cook. Several of the photographs were taken at or near Rockwell Field, San Diego, California.
Army Air Corps
Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993
Kelly, Oakley G.
Maitland, Lester J., 1898-
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948
Curtiss R-6 Army Racer
Curtiss JN-4 Jenny
de Havilland (Airco) D.H.4
Army Air Corps Photographs (Seth Cook), Accession 2000-0065, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.