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:

"Airplane, San Francisco, 1918. (left) left front view showing forward covered section of cockpit area; (right) clipping from San Francisco Examiner, July 3, 1918." Newspaper clippings relating to a flight made by Helen Tower as a passenger in the Christofferson 1912 Seaplane "at the new California Aviation School at San Carlos." Copy of photo album page with two prints; loaned for copying by Roderick Tower (brother of Helen Tower).

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft
  • Biplanes
  • Air pilots

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Repository Loc.

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


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