[John Sylvester Wheelwright Photograph Album]

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[John Sylvester Wheelwright Photograph Album]


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. Images include numerous models of airships and their various components, officers and crews, naval ships and a few airplanes, and aerial views of British coastline and towns.


The John Sylvester Wheelwright Collection

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The Museum of Flight Archives


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The John Sylvester Wheelwright Collection/The Museum of Flight



“[John Sylvester Wheelwright Photograph Album],” The Museum of Flight - Digital Collections, accessed August 17, 2018, https://mof.omeka.net/items/show/11544.