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:

"Attu - one of the finest homes. Note the chicken in the window. Chickens are enjoyed in Attu as well as on Broadway." Close-up view of a "barrabas" sod hut on Attu Island, Aleutian Islands, circa May 9-14, 1924, one of the stops on the US Army Around the World Flight (Douglas World Cruisers).

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aeronautics--records

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa May 9-14, 1924

Repository Loc.

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



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