Sep 28, 2017 - Sale 2455

Sale 2455 - Lot 43

Price Realized: $ 2,750
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Estimate: $ 200 - $ 300
(AVIATION.) Dony, F.A.; engraver. Map of the United States Army Aviation Field, College Park, Maryland. Engraved map, 20 x 38 inches; worn with nearly complete separations at folds. sold as is. Washington, DC: Norris Peters Co., 1912

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College Park Airport was established in 1909 by the Army Signal Corps, where Wilbur Wright helped train the pilots of the first airplane in government service. It remains the world's oldest airport in continuous service. This map shows a proposed expansion. We trace no other copies in OCLC or elsewhere.