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Call Number/Catalog Number AE 0080
Title Aerial view north from Prince Georges County over Marlboro Pike, Southern Avenue SE.
Additional identifier SP 0001
Collection Whetzel Aerial photograph collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Winged Camera Service
Description Aerial view north from Prince Georges County over Marlboro Pike, Southern Avenue SE. Overflight 3.27

East of Overflight 3.26, West of Overflight 3.28.
(Overflight 3 extends east-west from Pine Spring, Virginia to Millwood, Maryland.
Date 1955/03
Provenance The collection consists of about 1200 aerial photographs of the Washington D.C. metropolitan area in the mid to late 1950s. The photographs were taken, usually from 5,000 feet altitude, by the Whetzel Associates Company -- 250 in nine east-west overflights of the area later bounded approximately by the Capital Beltway.
Classification Aerial photographs
General views
Dwellings
Suburban neighborhoods
Search Terms Prince George's County, MD
Coral Heights, neighborhood
Street Number 0
Street Name Southern Avenue
Street Name (Cross Street) Marlboro Pike
Early date 1955
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Paper/
Print size 7.5" x 9.5"
Orig/copy Original