Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet Photograph Album

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Title

Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet Photograph Album

Description

The Los Angeles International Air Meet of 1910 was the first major airshow in the United States. Held at Dominguez Field (now known as Carson, California), the eleven-day event featured aircraft, balloons, and dirigibles and included various competitions for endurance, altitude, and speed. Several famous aviators were in attendance, including Louis Paulhan, Glenn H. Curtiss, Roy Knabenshue, Charles Willard, Lincoln Beachey, Charles K. Hamilton, and Didier Masson.

The Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet Photograph Album contains sixty-three (63) black-and-white photographs taken by Goodmanson, a Los Angeles Examiner photographer, during the air meet's eleven-day run, January 1910. The photos depict early aircraft, balloons, pilots, and attendees.

Subject

Curtiss, Glenn Hammond, 1878-1930
Masson, Didier, 1886-1950
Paulhan, Louis, 1883-1963
Beachey, Lincoln J., 1887-1915
Willard, Charles Foster, 1883-1977
Hamilton, Charles Keeney, -1914
Knabenshue, Roy, -1960
Airplanes
Air shows
Hot air balloons
Airships
Los Angeles International Air Meet, 1910

Creator

Goodmanson, Goodman L., 1886-1924

Format

photographic prints
notes (documents)
photograph albums

Date

1910

Language

English

Coverage

Los Angeles (Calif.)
Dominguez Field (Calif.)
California

Rights Holder

The Museum of Flight Archives

Rights

Permission to publish material from the Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet Photograph Album must be obtained from The Museum of Flight Archives.

Bibliographic Citation

The Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet Photograph Album/The Museum of
Flight

Collection Items

[Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet Photograph Album]
Photograph album containing sixty-three (63) black-and-white photographs taken by Goodman L. Goodmanson, a Los Angeles Examiner photographer, at the Los Angeles International Air Meet of 1910, held at Dominguez Field, California, January 10-20, 1910.…

[Balloons in flight]
Photograph of two balloons in flight at the Los Angeles International Air Meet, California, January 1910. Item from page 32 of the Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet photograph album, January 1910. Album contains sixty-three…

[Men in balloon basket]
Photograph of unidentified men in a balloon basket at the Los Angeles International Air Meet, California, January 1910. Item from page 32 of the Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet photograph album, January 1910. Album contains…

[People in balloon basket]
Photograph of people gathered in and around the basket of the balloon "New York" at the Los Angeles International Air Meet, California, January 1910. Identified individuals include pilot Charles B. Harmon (far right, in basket) and passengers Celeste…

[Dirigible in flight]
Photograph of a dirigible, piloted by Roy Knabenshue, in flight at the Los Angeles International Air Meet, California, January 1910. The "Los Angeles Examiner" balloon is visible in the lower left. Item from page 31 of the Goodman L. Goodmanson Los…

["New York" balloon]
Photograph of the balloon "New York," piloted by Charles B. Harmon, in flight at the Los Angeles International Air Meet, California, January 1910. Several passengers are visible in the basket. Item from page 31 of the Goodman L. Goodmanson Los…

[Farman 1910 Biplane taking off]
Photograph of a Farman 1910 Biplane, piloted by Louis Paulhan, taking off at the Los Angeles International Air Meet, California, January 1910. A passenger sits behind Paulhan, and the "Los Angeles Examiner" balloon is visible in the background. Item…

[Farman 1910 Biplane in flight]
Photograph of a Farman 1910 Biplane, piloted by Louis Paulhan, in flight at the Los Angeles International Air Meet, California, January 1910. Item from page 28 of the Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet photograph album, January…

[Curtiss aircraft in flight]
Photograph of a Curtiss aircraft, piloted by Charles Willard, in flight at the Los Angeles International Air Meet, California, January 1910. Item from page 28 of the Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet photograph album, January…

[Curtiss aircraft in flight]
Photograph of a Curtiss aircraft in flight at the Los Angeles International Air Meet, California, January 1910. Item from page 28 of the Goodman L. Goodmanson Los Angeles International Air Meet photograph album, January 1910. Album contains…
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