This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
Full-length portrait of Walter Wellman (1858-1934) standing on the nacelle of the airship "America" in its hangar at Camp Wellman on Virgohamna (Virgo Bay), Dansky̜a (Danes Island), in the Svalbard archipelago, c.1907-1909. Caption reads "Walter Wellman Brother of Arthur W. Wellman".
Collection Item Long Description:
- Polar regions--Discovery and exploration
- Air pilots