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Call Number/Catalog Number AE 0068
Title View north up Arlington Ridge Road past Arlington National Cemetery.
Additional identifier SP 0001
Collection Whetzel Aerial photograph collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Winged Camera Service
Description Aerial view north up Arlington Ridge Road past Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington Memorial Bridge, in Arlington County, Virginia. Overflight 3.14.

East of Overflight 3.13, West of Overflight 3.15 (not available).
(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
Suburban neighborhoods
Government buildings
Parking lots
Monuments & memorials
Search Terms Arlington County, VA
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington Farms, nrighborhood
Arlington Memorial Bridge
Arlington National Cemetery--Memorial Amphitheatre
Potomac River
Lincoln Memorial
Street Name Arlington Ridge Road
Early date 1955
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Paper/
Print size 4.5" x 6.5"
Orig/copy Original