Photos/Postcards (partial automatic shipping charge refunded on these items)

  • Six Waco Trainer Photos - circa 1935

    SKU: 21-CAT-197

     Five B & W 5x7" vintage photos showing Waco glider trainer parts and mechanisms; one of a glider in flight.  There may be enough here to build this trainer!  Very good condition.  

    Price: $35.00
  • Waco Factory 3-View of Taper Wing Model CTO

    SKU: 21-CAT-196

     Scale drawing with photo and specifications in a scale of 1/4" = 1 ft.  Several small edge tears and one more visible thru photo neatly repaired with conservation tape on reverse, thus an overall fair-good condition rating.  Size 8.5x11"

    Price: $12.00
  • Gorgeous 1936 Photo Album

    SKU: 21-P-464

     This is one of the most beautiful, fully documented aircraft albums from the "Golden Age of Aviation" I have ever owned!  Most pages have carefully lettered white explanations of aircraft type, registration, date and location of the photos.  The first page is dated 1934 and the Waco pictured is ..."the sport biplane in which Miss Harrell met her death Sunday August 6, 1934 while participating in the 50-mile free-for-all feature event at the Women's National Air Meet at Municipal Airport, Vandalia, O."Some of the other aircraft are the Waco Cabin YOG, Ryan ST, American Airlines Vultee, Stinson Gullwing, Waco YQC6, Lockheed 247, Grumman Gulfhawk and Buhl-Pup.  Locations are mostly Ohio at Lunken Airport, Vandalia, the Waco Co. at Troy and Watson Airport.  A total of 47 photos mostly 2.5x4.25" b&w/sepia tone, a very small number (2) loose in the album and not mounted.  Very good overall condition. (Automatic ordering not available on this item; inquire and an invoice will be sent). ON HOLD

    Price: $325.00
  • Famous WWI Gas Attack Photo - circa 1918

    SKU: 21-P-463

     Sepia-tone 9x5.5" photo of troops charging with gas masks and fixed bayonets. Of course, the shocking portion of the image is the soldier in front being wounded in the neck.  There is a faint negative number "923094" in the lower left and album paper residue on the reverse.  Very good original photo.

    Price: $25.00
  • Two Photos, Springfield, Ohio, Municipal Airport - circa mid-1940's

    SKU: 21-P-462

     Size of each 9.25x7", b&w, mounted to stiff card stock ((9.25x8") with typed titles below.  One shows a distance shot of hangars and runway; the other showing a closer shot of a homemade tug pulling a Piper Cub.

    Price: $15.00
  • Large Waco SRE Photo - circa 1940

    SKU: 21-P-461

     Waco SRE serial 5087, NC 20962, manufactured Mar 1940 (pencilled on reverse).  Large 11.75x10" b&w with narrow black border.  Printed on heavy stock, glue remnants on reverse.  Very good.

    Price: $20.00
  • Memorial Newspaper for Photographer William P. Mayfield - 1974

    SKU: 21-MISC-45

     A 24pp photo essay on the life and work of William Reston Mayfield, a prolific Ohio photographer born in 1896 and passing in 1974.  Mayfield was famous for his photos of the Wright experiments at Huffman Praire and other noteable aviation events in Ohio.  He operated a photo studio in Dayton for 45 years and was on the staff of the Dayton Daily News.  This piece  measures 12x14", is on newsprint, and has well-known Mayfield photos on every page but two which is a biography of Mayfield's work. Very good with usual newsprint toning.  Pictured is the top half of the front page, below which carries the inscription and autograph of a dealer in photographic antiques.

    Price: $15.00
  • Dayton Air Fair Photo - 1978

    SKU: 21-P-460

     Large 14x11" b&w aerial shot of a Curtiss Pusher replica above the Dayton Airport and the Air Fair aircraft lined up below.  Nicely composed through the flying wires of the photo chase biplane.  Excellent.

    Price: $15.00
  • Johnson 12 cyl Engine Photo - 1914/15

    SKU: 21-CAT-89

     Very rare original vintage photo of an obscure early U.S. aero engine.  7.5x9.5", mounted on linen, linen tag extends beyond the b&w photo and carries a pencil inscription:  "1914-1915 150 H.P."  Unusual to see a V-12 engine at this early date.  About good; some surface soiling and creases.

    Price: $45.00
  • Northrup Alpha TWA Photo - circa 1936

    SKU: 21-P-459

     10x8" b&w of an Alpha being loaded with cargo.  Ink annotation on reverse regading history of photo. Very good.  

    Price: $15.00