[Women Holding Airship Tethers]

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[Women Holding Airship Tethers]


A group of women holding the tethers of a British Sea Scout Pusher-class airship, circa 1917.

Part of a photograph album from the John Sylvester Wheelwright Collection, circa 1907-1943. The album contains 237 black-and-white photographs and several paper ephemera items related to Wheelwright's career as an airship pilot, commander, and engineer with the Royal Naval Air Service, primarily during World War I.


The John Sylvester Wheelwright Collection

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The Museum of Flight Archives


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Bibliographic Citation

The John Sylvester Wheelwright Collection/The Museum of Flight



“[Women Holding Airship Tethers],” The Museum of Flight - Digital Collections, accessed August 17, 2018, https://mof.omeka.net/items/show/11543.