This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
"? Weather ?? Observation? (Note wind speed gauge, in spite of Krupnick identifying this as a radio direction finder tower.) At base is Dr. Kenger's infirmary. Wake Island." View of a makeshift tower built on top of a small building. 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