Collection Item Summary:
"Wake Island before railway built." PAA construction workers carry materiel along a path from the landing point on the ocean side of Wilkes Islet to the Wake lagoon for transport to the new seaplane station being built on Peale Islet. Photograph made in May 1935 during Pan American Airways base construction operations at Wake Island, supported by the freighter SS North Haven.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautics, Commercial