Aerial photograph of Las Vegas, partial view of high school, southwest direction, 1930


Aerial photograph of Las Vegas, partial view of high school, southwest direction, 1930
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Aerial view of Las Vegas in 1930
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Handwritten collection note on back of photo: Aerial view of Las Vegas showing Fifth St. and Main St., c. 1933; Notes on photo sleeve: Aerial view of Las Vegas 'taken in a clip wing Jenny. Date is winter of 1930. Plane had a wooden propeller open cockpit. Pilot had a contract with Bureau of Reclamation to fly aerial photos in a grid. Took Wint (up in) the plane this day because it was too windy (for the pilot) to take his regular aerials.' (James J. Hester, son-in-law of W.A. Davis ('Wint'), the photographer who took this. Note added 4-92.
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7.05 x 5.11 inches
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