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United States Navy Curtiss Seaplane Ramps at Hampton Roads Panoramic Photograph

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Creator:
Clements, Rell, Jr.  Search this
Names:
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company  Search this
Extent:
0.11 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Panoramas
Place:
Hampton Roads (Virginia)
Date:
bulk 1919
Scope and Contents:
This donation consists of one 8" x 40" black and white candid panoramic image inscribed with the following caption "Mail Plane leaving Hampton Roads, VA for Washington, DC. Feb. 1919." The photograph was taken by Rell Clements, Jr., who was a photographer based in Washington, DC.
Image is an informal view of flying boat ramp area at NAS Hampton Roads, Virginia, February 1919. Center, foreground, are seen two Curtiss HS-1L patrol flying boats anchored in shallows at foot of boat ramp; in left background, right side view of Curtiss HS-2L (A2250) nosed into a shed; left wing of Curtiss HS type visible at extreme left foreground; at left center midground, blurred one-half right rear view of Curtiss HS-2L flying boat taxiing out into harbor. In extreme background are buildings labelled, D, E, F, and G, with building H at left background.
Provenance:
Dorathea W. Sander, Gift, 2004
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
Air mail service  Search this
Curtiss HS-1L  Search this
Curtiss HS-1L  Search this
Genre/Form:
Panoramas
Citation:
United States Navy Curtiss Seaplane Ramps at Hampton Roads Panoramic Photograph, Accession 2004-0028, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.2004.0028
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-2004-0028