Pan American Airways (Pan Am) (USA), Facilities, Wake Island, Construction (SS North Haven Expedition, 1935). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

"Breugr - Sturhman - Mackota - Clearing debris. Wake Is." Three PAA construction workers pose on top of a Caterpillar Deisel tractor during Pan American Airways base construction operations at Wake Island, supported by the freighter SS North Haven; May 1935. Tent at left background.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Airlines
  • Aeronautics

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

May-35

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-94-6194

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