Waterman (W. D.) 1932 B Whatsit (X12272). photograph

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Collection Item Summary:

One-half left rear view of Waldo Waterman's Whatsit tailless aircraft, registration no. X12272, parked in a neighborhood backyard, Van Nuys, California, c.1932. The Whatsit is now in the collection of the National Air and Space Museum (inventory number A19500099000).

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Research aircraft

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1932

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-7A42751

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