Contributed by Presque Isle Air Museum
Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.
The photo was taken in 1937 of the first runway of the original Presque Isle Airfield on the old Mapleton Road. The road was rebuilt just south of the this one in the 1940s when the airfield was expanded for use by the Army Air Transport Command during World War II.
About This Item
- Title: Presque Isle Airfield, 1937
- Creation Date: 1937
- Subject Date: 1937
- Town: Presque Isle
- County: Aroostook
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 20 cm x 25 cm
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Runways (Aeronautics)--Maine--Presque Isle
- Northern Maine Regional Airport
- United States. Army Air Forces.
- Airports--Maine--Presque Isle
For more information about this item, contact:Presque Isle Air Museum
650 Airport Drive Suite 4, Presque Isle, ME 04769
This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. No Permission is required to use the low-resolution watermarked image for educational use, or as allowed by the applicable copyright. For all other uses, permission is required.
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.