First steam driven all-metal dirigible nearly ready for first flight. [photonegative]
Underwood & Underwood
Silver gelatin on film. (possibly nitrate)
1 item, 4" x 5"
Company catalog card included.
U&U caption in file box: 2004-A309.
Currently stored in box 3.1.71 [227B].
Caption: "Glendale Cal. - Photo shows: Capt. T.B. Slate designer and builder of the first steam driven all-metal dirigible "City of Glendale" on his arrival at the hangar. Members of the crew of the revolutionary craft are shown with a tiny model of the ship which is being readied for its first flight."
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