Martin Bomber (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1915

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Martin Bomber

[between ca. 1915 and ca. 1920]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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Call Number: LC-B2- 4976-8


Owner: The Library of Congress
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    Hemeroteca Municipal de Lisboa (Portugal)

    • 31/Mar/2017 15:48:58

    Great picture. Congrats!

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    • 05/Apr/2017 17:38:51

    Given the aircraft, the patches of grass around it, positions of the propellers, etc., this is apparently a photo of the same modified Martin MB-1 Bomber (Martin GMB-TA or "Martin GMT"; Air Service Serial No. A.S. 62949, c/n 8) taken contemporaneously as this photo with aviator Roy N. Francis.

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    Jon (LOC P&P)

    • 10/Apr/2017 17:30:34

    Thanks [[email protected]] and [[email protected]]. We'll add the information about the plane to this catalog record also.