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:

View from outside one end looking through the center of Hangar No. 1 at Naval Air Station (NAS) Lakehurst, New Jersey, circa mid 1920s. A blimp can be seen moored inside the hangar, while a large rigid airship (probably US Navy airship ZR-1 "Shenandoah" or ZR-3 "Los Angeles") can be seen moored to the high mast in the distant background. Four railroad passenger (Pullman) cars at right foreground.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Naval aviation
  • Airships

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa mid 1920s

Repository Loc.

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



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