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[Actors and plane]

Description: Photograph of three men standing in front of a biplane. One man, center, wears a dark jumpsuit with a skull and crossbones emblem on it. The other two men wear trench coats and aviator caps with goggles pulled over them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Actors in movie scene]

Description: Colorized promotional still for The Great Air Robbery. In the photograph, Ormer Locklear is lifting himself from his seat while a woman, sitting in front, reaches her arm out of the plane. A man in the seat behind her is wearing an aviator cap with goggles pulled over it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Aerial view of funeral procession]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear's funeral. In the photograph, a funeral procession is marching down a road. The photograph was taken from higher ground.
Date: August 5, 1920
Creator: Herkimer at Greers
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Airplane crashing into building]

Description: Photograph of an airplane crashing into a steeple. Text on the reverse reads: "Ormer Locklear and Milton Elliott crash their Curtiss 'Jenny' into the break-away steeple of the First Baptist Church in Sunland for a scene in Willian Fox's The Skywayman. Note two stuntmen falling, during scuffle, from belfry. In movie, church is a schoolhouse. Villains were chased into school by hero Locklear. They are shown falling from steeple."
Date: [1920-06..1920-07]
Creator: Coffrin, W. Hank
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[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, where Locklear stands.
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[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."
Date: [1920-06..1920-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Airplane over building]

Description: Photograph of a wooden building surrounded by picket fencing, over which a biplane is flying. The building has a turret and a small front porch.
Date: [1920-06..1920-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Airplane over building]

Description: Photograph of a wooden building surrounded by picket fencing, over which a biplane is flying. The building has a turret and a small front porch.
Date: [1920-06..1920-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Aviator]

Description: Photograph of an aviator standing in front of an airplane. The individual wears an aviator cap, goggles, a coat, and sweater.
Date: [1918..1920]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Aviators]

Description: Photograph of two men standing near a biplane. In the photograph, both men wear jackets and aviator caps. One man, right, points a gun at the other.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Aviators and plane]

Description: Photograph of two male aviators engaged in coversation. One man, right, is situated inside a biplane which emblazoned with a skull and crossbones. The other man, left, leans against the plane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Aviators in jumpsuits]

Description: Colorized promotional still for The Great Air Robbery. In the photograph, three men wearing aviator caps, goggles, and jumpsuits emblazoned with skulls and crossbows stand next to a biplane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Aviators in jumpsuits]

Description: Colorized promotional still for The Great Air Robbery. In the photograph, three men wearing aviator caps, goggles, and jumpsuits emblazoned with skulls and crossbows stand next to a biplane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Barron Field]

Description: Photograph of a plane parked on Barron Field in Fort Worth, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Biplane]

Description: Photograph of a biplane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Biplane over field]

Description: Photograph of a plane flying over Barron Field in Fort Worth, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Building]

Description: Photograph of a wooden building surrounded by picket fencing. The building has a turret and a small front porch. A vehicle is parked outside the fence.
Date: [1920-06..1920-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Building with flag]

Description: Photograph of a building. The porch of the building is supported by columns. An American flag flies over the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Car full of flowers]

Description: Photograph of a vehicle driving down a road during Ormer Locklear's funeral. The vehicle is piled high with floral arrangements. A woman and child are standing in the foreground.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas