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19th Aviation Squadron album

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01417

Scope and Contents

This collection includes photographs of the 19th Aviation Squadron at Aviation Ground School in Austin, Texas, in September and November of 1917, and at Thanksgiving in Sarasota, Florida in 1918. In between are photographs of the squadron on the ground and in the air at bases in Texas, Mississippi, Alabama and Pennsylvania. Emphasis is on aerial views, flying formations, crashes, repair shops, pilots, and the airplanes themselves, including the Thomas-Morse Scout SC-4.


  • Creation: 1917 - 1918


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This collection is open for research.

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There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.


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Photograph album documenting the 19th Aviation Squadron in Austin, Texas, Sarasota, Florida, and various other bases during the period from 1917 to 1918.

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Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project, 2009-2011.

19th Aviation Squadron Album, 1917-1918
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Part of the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History Repository

2300 Red River Street
Austin TX 78712