This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
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Detail from page 5 of the Marian Stewart Honeyman Scrapbook (Acc. No. XXXX-0851). Shows group posed beside St. Petersburg-Tampa Airboat Line Benoist Type XIV flying boat (seen in partial one-half left rear view), January 1914. Auctioneer Mr. Bannister (who sold the first scheduled ride on the airline) is standing in front of the aircraft with arm raised. Caption written on obverse reads, "Having nothing else to do - we went to a ballgame."
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