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Title Color real photo postcard (RPPC) showing Walter Brookins in his biplane over Chicago's Art Institute and Grant Park
Collection Lang Collection
Object Name Postcard
Caption Color real photo postcard showing Walter Brookins in biplane over Chicago
Scope & Content Real photo postcard (RPPC) showing airborne biplane (added into actual photograph) over city streets and park thronged with pedestrians and automobiles. On front of card: "BROOKINS IN HIS AEROPLANE OVER ART INSTITUTE AND GRANT PARK, CHICAGO".

Lengthy message on reverse, possibly signed "Nana", addressed to Gordon MacDougall, 2258 Aqueduct Ave, University Heights, New York City. Postmarked Chicago, April 16, 1913. Color. 3½"x5½".

Accession# 2015.1164
Subjects Brookins, Walter Richard, 1889-1953
Aviation--History
Object ID 2015.1164.08
Date 04/16/1913
Year Range from 1913
Year Range to 1913
Condition Good
Condition Notes Normal wear and fading.
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