Douglas World Cruiser (DWC), World Flight; Smith, Lowell Herbert; Wade, Leigh; Ogden, Henry J.; Nelson, Erik Henning "Swede"; Harding, John, Jr "Jack". [photograph]


Collection Item Summary:

Crew of the Douglas World Cruisers play in the snow during down time somewhere in Alaska, circa mid April 1924. Left to right: Staff Sgt. Harry J. Ogden, Lt John Harding (seated), Lt. Erik H. Nelson (on Harding's shoulders), Lt. Lowell H. Smith, and Lt. Leigh Wade.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aeronautics--records
  • Air pilots

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National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa mid April 1924

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



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