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:

Aerial view of the Douglas World Cruiser (DWC) "Chicago" (#2), Douglas World Cruiser (DWC) "New Orleans" (#4), and Douglas World Cruiser (DWC) "Boston II" (Prototype) arriving at Mitchel Field, New York, September 8, 1924.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Airports
  • Aerial photography
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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probably US Army Air Service



Repository Loc.

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


Lantern slides

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