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:

"Top view of submarine model of pursuit plane tested in comparison with Bell Airacobra. L. J. Lesh, Ft. Myers, Fla 1942." Top (plan) view of a scale model of a pursuit aircraft design. Laurence Jerome Lesh holds the model for close-up photograph against a terry cloth towel background; Fort Myers, Florida, 1942.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Aeronautical engineers
  • Airplanes--Models

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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



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