Curtiss Condor T-32 (Condor II) "William Horlick"; Events, Flights, Antarctic, 1933-1935, Byrd Antarctic Expedition II. photograph

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Collection Item Summary:

Left side, viewed from slightly below, of front two-thirds of the Curtiss Condor T-32 (Condor II) "William Horlick" (r/n NR-12384) on the ground, presumably at Little America, Antarctica, during the second Byrd Antarctic Expedition; circa 1933-1935. The aircraft is surrounded by drums of Tydol gasoline. Unidentified man stands with sledge at left. Engines are shrouded.

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Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes
  • Biplanes
  • Airplanes--Fuel
  • Antarctica--Discovery and exploration
  • Arctic regions--Aerial exploration

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

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Date

Circa 1933-1935

Place

Antarctica

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00153811

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