[Airplane next to building]

Description:

Photograph of a wooden building surrounded by picket fencing. The building has a turret and a small front porch. A biplane is parked outside of the building. Text on the reverse reads: "Just before the shooting begins on the William Fox Studio production of The Skywayman. Sam De Grasse (in flying gear at tail), ORmer Locklear and Louise Lovely."

Creator(s): Unknown
Creation Date: [1920-06..1920-07]  
Partner(s):
The University of Texas at Dallas
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2013
The Ormer Locklear Archives
Usage:
Total Uses: 11
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1920-06..1920-07]
Coverage:
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From June 1920 to July 1920
Description:

Photograph of a wooden building surrounded by picket fencing. The building has a turret and a small front porch. A biplane is parked outside of the building. Text on the reverse reads: "Just before the shooting begins on the William Fox Studio production of The Skywayman. Sam De Grasse (in flying gear at tail), ORmer Locklear and Louise Lovely."

Note:

A stamp on the back of the photograph says: "William Fox presents Lt. Ormer Locklear in The Skywayman, A Drama of Life and Thrills above the Clouds, By Julius G. Furthman, directed by James P. Hogan, Locklear - A crusader in the conquest of the air."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): stunt aviation
Contributor(s):
Partner:
The University of Texas at Dallas
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2013
Collection:
The Ormer Locklear Archives
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: UTD_4OL07-2-09PB12
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth355205
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image