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[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

[Clipping for Locklear reception]

Description: Photograph of newspaper clipping regarding Locklear's visit to Dallas, Texas. The title reads: "Locklear, Daredevil of Air, Will Hold Reception in Dallas, Friday, for Friends from Fort Worth; Will Fly at 2:30 PM."
Date: 1958
Creator: Stathis, Louis
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Clipping: Lieut. Ormer Locklear]

Description: Photograph of a newspaper clipping from The Billboard, dated June 28, 1919. Text on the clipping reads: "The ONE Big Sensation in Aviation: Lieut. Ormer Locklear changing from one aeroplane to another while flying 80 miles an hour, and performing unparalleled feats of aerobatics, scampering to all parts of a flying plane as low as 50 feet from ground."
Date: June 28, 1919
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Close-up of biplane]

Description: Photograph of a biplane taken from below. The plane is out of focus; a similar plane is visible in the background. Below the plane, a skyline is visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Clouds]

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

[Clouds in sky]

Description: Photograph of clouds taken from a plane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Clouds in sky]

Description: Photograph of a cloudy sky taken from a plane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Cloudy sky]

Description: Photograph of a cloudy sky taken from an airplane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Cloudy sky]

Description: Photograph of a cloudy sky taken from a plane.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Corner advertisement]

Description: Photograph of a Locklear advertisement. An advertisement banner hangs above a storefront, in front of which people are walking.
Date: unknown
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

[Crowd of people]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people waiting to see a performance by Ormer Locklear.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Crowd of people]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people waiting to see a performance by Ormer Locklear.
Date: 1919~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Dance of death]

Description: Photograph of two planes doing the "dance of death" in Signal Hill, California.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas

[Dance of death]

Description: Photograph of planes flying over the Chaplin Airdrome. Text on the reverse reads: "Ormer Locklear and Shirley Short perform the Dance of Death over Chaplin Airdrome in Los Angeles. (Across the street from DeMille Field). November 19, 1919."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The University of Texas at Dallas