|Title||Goodyear V prepares to ascend |
|Description||The ultimate winner of the 1927 National Balloon Race out of the Akron-Cleveland Speedway was the Goodyear V piloted by Ward T. Van Orman and his Aide Walter Morton. This photo was taken just before they left the ground at 5:20 PM. Their 718 mile flight to Bar Harbor, Maine took approximately 26 hours. |
Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.
|Names||Van Orman, W. T.|
|Format||approx. 4 X 5 inches |
|Relation||Lighter-Than-Air Society Collection|
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