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Carefully trained women inspectors check and inspect cargo transport innerwings before they are assembled on the fuselage, Douglas Aircraft Company, Long Beach, Calif.

American mothers and sisters, like these women at the Douglas Aircraft Company, give important help in producing dependable planes for their men at the front, Long Beach, Calif. Most important of the many types of aircraft made at this plant are the B-17F ("Flying Fortress") heavy bomber, the A-20 ("Havoc") assault bomber and the C-47 heavy transport plane for the carrying of troops and cargo

Steam-kite, or inclined plane, for navigating the air, invented by John H. Pennington, of Baltimore, Md.

[Ariel, the first carriage of the Aerial Transit Company] / W. Walton lith. ; Day & Haghe lithrs. to the Queen.

Le Sortie de l'opéra en l'an 2000 / A. Robida.

The McKinley flying machine (with respectful apologies to Prof. Langley)

Col. A. Miller, Lt. E.C. Kiel, Sgt. F.K. McKee

Lt. John A. MacReady

Lt. Com. Byrd and aircraft

Lt. O. Locklear

Lt. W.D. Coney

Lt. Com. Mitscher & Lt. Barin Landing

Lt. Com. Byrd and "Air-Raft"

Adm. Jackson & Crew of NC-4

Sgt. J.M. Biedenback, Sgt. Hoffman, Sgt. Bealle, Sgt. Chapman, Sgt. McNally, Lt. W.J. Reed, Maj. J.G. Thornell, Capt. Dale Mabry

NC Type (No. 2)

NC-1 at Halifax

Col. Archie Miller, Benedict Crowell, Lt. Ross Kirkpatrick, Gen. Wm. Mitchell, Sgt. E.N. Bruce

NC-4

NC-3 & PRAIRIE

NC-3 wrecked

NC-3 at Horta

NC-3 wrecked

NC-4

NC-4

[Futuristic air travel] / Harry Grant Dart.

NC-1 & NC-3 at Halifax

NC-3 at Halifax

NC-4

NC-1 warming up by "Prairie"

NC-2

NC-4 landing at Ponta Delgado

Lt. W.D. Coney & Spec. DH - 4B Army plane

Lt. E.W. Bagnell

Lt. Lowell H. Smith and Sgt. Harvey

NC-1 under way

NC-3 at Halifax

W.H. Barling, Gen. Wm. Mitchell, Maj. Martin, Maj. A.S. Robins, Mr. Carisi, Lt. Dickman, Lt. Blackburn

Lt. H.G. Crocker

Lt. O. Locklear

Lt. L.J. Maitland

Lt. Pelletier D'Oisy & Mech. Besin

Capt. O.J. Golden, L.G. McConkie, Lt. M.J. Cross

Lt. Russell L. Maughan

Lt. Lester J. Maitland

Gen. Patrick, Lt. Smith, Lt. Arnold

Col. A. Miller, Lt. E.C. Kiel, Sgt. F.K. McKee

Engine of NC-2

NC-2

NC-4

NC-4

Mooring NC-1, Trepassey

Engines of NC-1

NC-4

Aircraft Engines, Annapolis

NC-4

NC-4

NC-1 at Halifax

Fusilage of NC-1

Lt. W.D. Coney

Lt. O. Locklear

Lt. Com. Byrd and "Air-Raft"

Lt. W.R. Taylor in an S.V.A.

W.E. Kline, "Trixie" (dog) & Lt. B.W. Maynard

Capt. W.C. Schauffler Jr. [& Lt. F.A. Tillman]

Gigli and Lt. Fitzgibbons

Lt. O. Locklear

Claire Ogden, giving watch to Lt. W.C.F. Brown

W.E. Kline & Lt. B.W. Maynard

H.J. Meyer & Lt. H.D. Norris

Meyer & LT. H.D. Norris

Lt. Paul Micelli, H. Sundstedt

Lt. S.J. Short, Lt. O. Locklear, Lt. Milton Elliott

Lt. S.J. Short, Lt. O. Locklear, Lt. Milton Elliott

Lt. Cameraman and Lt. Vuilerms

Lt. Leigh Wade & Sgt. Ogden

NC-4 being towed -- Ponta Delgado

Changing propellers -- NC-3

NC Type (No. 1)

NC-3 at Ponta Delgado

NC-4

NC-4

NC-4 (Seaplane)

NC-1 at Trepassey

NC-3 tail

French searchlight for aircraft

NC-1 at Halifax

Marines' anti - aircraft gun

Connecting steam pipe to NC-1

NC-4

NC-4

A message from Mars / Frank A. Nankivell 1901.

NO CAPTION

NO CAPTION

Lt. Selfridge & Mr. Wright stepping into the Wright aeroplane at Ft. Myer

[Exhibit of early aircraft, probably at Smithsonian Institution]

Old words to a new air / Frank A. Nankivell.

Surely the world is growing better / Will Crawford.

Lt. Austin in De Havilland plane

AVIATION, NAVY. COMMODORE J. C. GILLMORE IN CURTISS HEADLESS PLANE, DUAL CONTROL, AT COLLEGE PARK ARMY FLYING FIELD, LT. MILLING, RIGHT