Curtiss R2C-1 Racer; Williams, Alford Joseph "Al". [glass negative]

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Collection Item Summary:

[No caption on plate. Three-quarter left front view of Curtiss R2C-1 Racer (Racing No. 9, s/n A-6692) on the ground, c.1923. U.S. Navy pilot Lt. Alford J. Williams stands by the aircraft, in uniform; Williams won the Pulitzer Trophy in this aircraft on October 6, 1923.]

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Air pilots
  • Naval aviation
  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company

Date

Circa 1923

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Glass negatives

Local number

NASM-CW8G-M-0125