Curtiss JN-4 Jenny Family. [photograph]


Collection Item Summary:

Detail view from page 131 of corduroy covered scrapbook that documents the aviation career of Lieutenant Harold G. Peterson (NASM acc. 1989-0127). One-half right front view of a Curtiss JN-4 Jenny (s/n 38163) on scaffolding, circa 1919. A crew is filming an action scene of some sort, possibly from the film "Sky Eye," which was released in 1920, and shot in 1919 at Ellington Field.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1919

Repository Loc.

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



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