Contributed by Old Orchard Beach Historical Society
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This photograph taken on Old Orchard Beach on January 13, 1938 depicts Harry Jones (1890-1973) with unidentified person on his left, being presented with a beanpot by an American Airlines pilot, the stewardess and American Airlines executive.
The beanpot is symbolic of his first attempt at air freight in 1912.
Jones operated a flying service and airport at Old Orchard Beach from 1918 to 1933.
About This Item
- Title: Harry Jones, Old Orchard Beach, 1938
- Creation Date: 1938-01-13
- Subject Date: 1938-01-13
- Town: Old Orchard Beach
- County: York
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 18 cm x 23 cm
- Local Code: HJScr3_p029_001
- Collection: Harry Jones Scrapbook Collection
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- American Airlines, inc.--People
- Jones, Harry M., 1890-1973
- Old Orchard Beach (Me.)
- Air pilots--Maine
- Dutch ovens
For more information about this item, contact:Old Orchard Beach Historical Society
P.O. Box 464, Old Orchard, ME 04064
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