Biplane, Old Orchard Beach, ca. 1923

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Biplane, Old Orchard Beach, ca. 1923

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This biplane on Old Orchard's sandy beach has a number 5 marked on its side. Old Orchard Beach's hard-packed sand beach was a favorite landing spot for aircraft.

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About This Item

  • Title: Biplane, Old Orchard Beach, ca. 1923
  • Creation Date: circa 1925
  • Subject Date: circa 1925
  • Town: Old Orchard Beach
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 8 cm x 11 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.15458
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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