Curtiss Model E, "Vilas Boat"; Vilas, Logan Archbold "Jack". [photograph]


Collection Item Summary:

"1041." Three-quarter right front view, close up, of nose and central section of the Curtiss Model E "Vilas Boat", pilot Logan Archbold "Jack" Vilas at the controls, pulled up on a boat ramp on the shore of Lake Keuka, Hammondsport, New York, circa 1914.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Air pilots
  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company


Circa 1914

Repository Loc.

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


Glass negatives

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