Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Curtiss Racing Oriole C-6 Motor 160 H.P. Speed 130 MPH winner of "On to Dayton" and 'Central Labor Union' trophies International Air Races, Dayton Ohio Oct 1924. [Full-length portrait of Charles S. "Casey" Jones (1894-1976) in flying clothing and helmet, standing next to a Curtiss Oriole (Model 17, Experiment 519, Design L-72), October 1924.]

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics - competitions
  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes
  • Biplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company


October 1924

Repository Loc.

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



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