1924 USA, Eastbound Transcontinental Air Mail Service; Dayton Wright DH-4. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

"Omaha, July 1, 1924 - All photos made by use of field flood lights. Unloading first mail plane from west - 1:50 A.M." Three-quarter left rear view, close up, of Dayton Wright DH-4 mail plane being unloaded at night; man standing on lower left wing root hands mail bag to man on ground to be placed in truck at left foreground. Fort Crook airfield, Omaha, Nebraska.

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Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Air mail service
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Nathaniel L. Dewell

Date

July 1, 1924

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00138682