Les Long working on his hand-built aircraft

Title

Les Long working on his hand-built aircraft

Description

Black and white photograph of a man working beneath the wing of his hand-built aircraft. The airfield is most likely the Bernard Airport in Beaverton, Oregon, once considered the busiest non-commercial airport in the United States and famous for its hand built, amateur aircraft. Built on the site of a failed movie studio, the airport itself was replaced in 1969 by Beaverton Mall.

Date Created

circa 1930s

Medium

photographic prints

Identifier

WCMpic_012317

Rights

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