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:

Cyanotype print of a one-half left front view of a Sperry modified Standard E-1 Aerial Torpedo biplane on the ground, connected by cables to an automobile. Original caption: "Standard EI AT - with Ford Nursing Set. Feb. 1921"

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Airplanes, Military
  • Drone aircraft
  • Sperry Gyroscope Company

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Sperry Gyroscope Company

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February 1921

Repository Loc.

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



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