Early New York and Long Island Aviation Photography Collection
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Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0619
Creators:
Picheco, Manuel Santana
Dates:
bulk ca. 1910-1929
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.05 Cubic feet
(1 folder)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of fifty one black and white, 8 by 10 inch copy prints featuring images of aircraft operating in New York and Long Island in the nineteen teens and twenties. Included are the Junkers-Larsen JL-6 (Junkers F 13 a); Curtiss Condor CO Transport (Condor 18, B-20); Curtiss Thrush (Model 56); Curtiss Tanager (Model 54); Curtiss P-6 (YP-6) Hawk; Curtiss XF8C-2 Helldiver; Ansaldo S.V.A. 5 (SV.5); de Havilland (Airco) D.H.4; LWF H Owl; British airship R 34; Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a; Fairchild 21 (FT-1); Fairchild 71; Ford 4-AT-B Tri-Motor Floyd Bennett; Savoia-Marchetti S.56; Loening (Corp) Air Yacht C2; Stinson (Aircraft) SM-1 Detroiter American Girl; Sikorsky S-38 Amphibion; Dornier Do X; Fairchild (American) Y1C-24 (C-24) Pilgrim; and US Navy ZR-3 Los Angeles.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Manuel Santana Picheco was soldier stationed at Mitchel Field, Long Island after the First World War. During this time, he also worked in the local photography labs of Court Commercial Photography, a now-defunct entity. Many of the images in this collection are duplicates of Court Commercial photographs.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
James I. Gracyalny, Gift, 2001

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Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation
Early New York and Long Island Aviation Photography Collection, Acc. XXXX-0619, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Conditions Governing Use
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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Junkers-Larsen JL-6 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Curtiss Condor Family Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
de Havilland (Airco) D.H.4 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
LWF H Owl Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
R 34 (British Rigid Airship) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sikorsky (USA) S-38 Amphibion Family Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Chantilly, VA 20151
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