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Views of Boston Airport and airplanes

Description

Photographs depict aircraft at Boston Airport during the 1930s-40s. Donor provided annotations to many of these. Also memorabilia and pamphlets on aerial photography, New England airlines and air meets. Includes airline schedules. Airlines shown here include Nantucket Vineyard Airways, Shobe Airlines, Mayflower Airlines, New England Central Airways and Northeast Airlines. Photographs taken by T. F. Hartley, whose firm Hartley and Arnold maintained offices at Boston Airport in the 1930s and 1940s.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1930-1940
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1979
Physical Description
6 folders
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 128B
Credit Line
Gift of T.F. Hartley, 1979
GUSN
194497
Reference Code
PC009.128B

Record details

Originator
Hartley, Thomas Francis (Photographer)
Other Organizations
Hartley and Arnold
Descriptive Terms
aerial photographs
aerial views
airplanes
airports
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
memorabilia
photograph albums
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Old Orchard Beach (York county, Maine)
New Bedford (Bristol county, Massachusetts)
Marstons Mills (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Lowell (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Logan International Airport
Notes
Photographs have been removed from deteriorated album and placed in archival file folders.
Location Note
Album 128b

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