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[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

[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

[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

[Cowboys at Locklear's funeral]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear's funeral. Text on the reverse reads: "Mounted cowboys who marched in Ormer Locklear funeral cortege to Southern Pacific Station. This scene is on Central Avenue. August 5, 1920."
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Crowd at funeral]

Description: Photograph of a crowd at Ormer Locklear's funeral. The photograph was taken from behind the grown. Trees are visible in the distance.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Crowd near church]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear's funeral. In the photograph, crowds of people stand outside of a church.
Date: August 5, 1920
Creator: Herkimer at Greers
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Death scene on movie set]

Description: Photograph of a movie scene. Text on the reverse reads: "Scene from The Skywayman. Caesare Gravina lies mortally wounded after having just been shot by Louise Lovely. Ormer Locklear stands at left rear. Sam De Grasse is at the safe."
Date: [1920-06..1920-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Death scene on movie set]

Description: Photograph of a movie scene. Text on the reverse reads: "Scene from The Skywayman. Ceasare Gravina lies 'mortally wounded' after having just been 'shot' by Louise Lovely. Ormer Locklear stands at left rear. Sam De Grasse at safe."
Date: [1920-06..1920-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Death scene on movie set]

Description: Photograph of a movie scene. Text on the reverse reads: "Scene from William Fox Studio production of The Skywayman. Cesare Gravina (on floor), Ormer Locklear and Louise Lovely. Shadows behind curtained windows are Edwin Booth Tilton and Mary Mooney."
Date: [1920-06..1920-08]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Funeral parade]

Description: Photograph of individuals in a funeral parade honoring Ormer Locklear.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Funeral parade flags]

Description: Photograph of soldiers carrying flags on poles as they walk down a street during Ormer Locklear's funeral. The photograph is faded.
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Funeral procession]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear's funeral. In the photograph, individuals stand on the sidewalk as Locklear's funeral procession goes by.
Date: August 5, 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Funeral procession from above]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear's funeral. In the photograph, a funeral procession is moving down a road.
Date: August 5, 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Individuals on street]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear's funeral. In the photograph, crowds of people stand on sidewalks at an intersection as they wait for the funeral procession to pass by. A streetcar is visible on the right.
Date: August 5, 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas