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Air Show Crowd

Air Show Crowd | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
The crowd at "Air Progress Day," an air show sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club.
DESCRIPTION
The crowd at "Air Progress Day," an air show sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:10217
Creation Date:September 11 1955
Creator Name:O'Brien, Warren S., Waukesha, Wisconsin
City:Waukesha
County:Waukesha
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:O'Brien family : O'Brien family collection, circa 1880-2000
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, b/w copy
Original Format Number:M2003-088 Box 3
Original Dimensions:5 x 4 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Air shows were popular events that kept the public informed about advances in aviation. The 1955 show at the Waukesha Airport attracted a crowd of over 5,000. Among the new planes on display is a Republic Seabee, a four-seat amphibian.
SUBJECTS
Clothing and dress
Dresses
Hats
Exhibitions
Crowds
Outdoor photography
Airplanes
Airports
Automobiles

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