Lt. T.D. Milling and Lt. Sherman landing at Texas City, Tex.

Description:

Pilot and co-pilot are seated in a biplane on an airfield. Large tents are visible in distance on right.

Wording on front of image reads "Lt T.D. Milling and Lt Sherman landing at Texas City Tex. after breaking American duration and distance record. Left T.C. Fri March 28th 2:15 pm arrived San Antonio 5:37 pm landed at 630 left S.A. Mon 1:15 pm arr T.C. 512 pm [copyright symbol] by Higby photo no. 1." Year is 1913, known from other sources.

Creator(s): Higby
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Creation Date: 1913  
Partner(s):
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 65
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1913
  • Digitized: April 12, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
March 31, 1913
Description:

Pilot and co-pilot are seated in a biplane on an airfield. Large tents are visible in distance on right.

Wording on front of image reads "Lt T.D. Milling and Lt Sherman landing at Texas City Tex. after breaking American duration and distance record. Left T.C. Fri March 28th 2:15 pm arrived San Antonio 5:37 pm landed at 630 left S.A. Mon 1:15 pm arr T.C. 512 pm [copyright symbol] by Higby photo no. 1." Year is 1913, known from other sources.

Physical Description:

1 film negative : b&w ; 35 mm

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Texas City Army Camp, 1913-1915
Partner:
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: neg6
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth11517
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public