Curtiss Biplane Over Harbor | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Curtiss Biplane Over Harbor

Curtiss Biplane Over Harbor | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
View of a Curtiss biplane flying over the harbor. The steamship "Three States" can be seen in the center of the photograph, and several similar ships can be seen in the distance, including one bearing the letter "B." Writing on the photograph reads: "Curtis Bi-Plane Over Cairo Harbor, July 4th, 1911." and "Publ. by Fred D. Lind, Cairo, Ill."
DESCRIPTION
View of a Curtiss biplane flying over the harbor. The steamship "Three States" can be seen in the center of the photograph, and several similar ships can be seen in the distance, including one bearing the letter "B." Writing on the photograph reads: "Curtis Bi-Plane Over Cairo Harbor, July 4th, 1911." and "Publ. by Fred D. Lind, Cairo, Ill."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:71990
Creation Date: July 04 1911
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Cairo
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:Albertype Company photographs, circa 1880s-circa 1950
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(A6)01459
Original Dimensions:5 x 4 inches
SUBJECTS
Electric power
Airplanes
Excursion boats
Inland water transportation
Paddle steamers
Rivers
Shorelines
Outdoor photography

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