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Call Number/Catalog Number AE 0001
Title Areas covered by nine photographic overflights carried out by Winged Camera Service.
Additional identifier SP 0001
Collection Whetzel Aerial photograph collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Winged Camera Service
Description Map of Washington D.C. and vicinity in 1955, with indication of the areas covered by nine photographic overflights carried out by Winged Camera Service.
Date 1955
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
Maps
Suburban neighborhoods
Street Number 0
Early date 1955
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Paper/Photographic Emulsion
Print size 7.5" x 8.0"
Orig/copy Original