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[U.S. army plane]

Description: Photograph of a U.S. army plane parked on a field.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Ormer Locklear over De Mille Field]

Description: Photograph of a biplane flying over De Mille Field. In the photograph, Ormer Locklear hangs from the wing of the plane. Oil rigs are visible on the ground below. Men on the ground are awaiting the plane's arrival.
Date: 1920~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Ormer Locklear, Fred Rochester, and Lt. Ralph Diggins]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear, Fred Rochester, and Lt. Ralph Diggins. This photograph is a promotional scheme for the Great Train Robbery movie. The individuals are situated in a plane as Rochester and Diggins hold packages of meat from Morris & Company.
Date: [1918..1920]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Ormer Locklear in flight]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear seated in an airplane. He wears a cap, goggles, and a sweater.
Date: unknown
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

[Locklear's funeral march]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear's funeral. Text on the reverse reads: "Ormer Locklear funeral procession. Fort Worth Air Service officers, many of whom flew with Locklear at Barron Field, are in lead. Note first man in second row wiping his eye. Floral airplane is in middle of procession behind hearse carrying Locklear's body. Credit: Locklear Family Collection."
Date: 1920
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Locklear leading woman]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear leading a woman as she walks the wing of a plane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Target]

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

[Viola Dana and Ormer Locklear on beach]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear and Viola Dana sitting on the shore of a beach. They face one another while looking toward the camera. Both wear bathing suits.
Date: [1918..1920]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Locklear's plane]

Description: Photograph of a plane lifting off from Barron Field.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Portrait of Viola Dana]

Description: Portrait of Viola Dana. In the photograph, Viola sits back in a chair. She looks up at a number of hanging vines.
Date: [1918..1920]
Creator: Hoover Art Studios
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

[Landing field]

Description: Photograph of a landing field surrounded by gating.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Ormer Locklear and actors]

Description: Photograph of Ormer Locklear in a movie scene. In the photograph, Locklear stands on the right. A man next standing next to him points toward another man, who sits on a table.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Promotion for The Skywayman]

Description: Photograph of individuals on a film set. In the photograph, Locklear wears a smoking jacket. A man wearing a uniform stands in the middle, while a woman with a pad of paper and pen sits in an armchair on the right. Text on the reverse reads: "Left to right: Ormer Locklear, William Elmer, Louise Lovely. Scene from William Fox Studio production of 'The Skywayman.' June-August 1920."
Date: [1918..1920]
Creator: 20th Century-Fox Film Corp.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Ormer Locklear on plane wing #2]

Description: Colorized promotional still for The Great Air Robbery. In the photograph, Ormer Locklear is balancing on the wing of a biplane while it is in flight.
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