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Title Photograph showing the Sikorsky S-36 "The Dawn", likely at Old Orchard Beach, ME
Collection Aviation in Maine Collection
Object Name Print, Photographic
Scope & Content (1) photograph showing "The Dawn", the Sikorsky S-36 (some references state that it was an S-38) owned by Woodrow Wilson's niece Frances Wilson Grayson. Picture was very likely taken at Old Orchard Beach, ME. It later disappeared after sending out a distress call early into an attempted trans-Atlantic flight from New York. B&W. 3¾"x4¾". 5"x7".
Accession# 1991G1006
Subjects Sikorsky
Amphibian planes
Transatlantic flights.
Object ID 1991G1006.05
People Grayson, Frances Wilson
Omdal, Oskar
Goldsborough, Brice
Koehler, Frank
Year Range from 1924
Year Range to 1927