File TL 540 D53 C64 - "Pics SK at Cormorant Lake Base, 1928"

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"Pics SK at Cormorant Lake Base, 1928"

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TL 540 D53 C64

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  • 1928 (Creation)

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Envelope labelled "Pics SK at Cormorant Lake Base, 1928" contains:
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of three aircraft on ice, registration [L to R] G-CAJ[?], G-CAIX, G-CAFU, attached caption reads "(4) Your aircraft on ice at Cormorant Lake waiting for spring breakup. 1928"
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of aircraft on rollers being towed by small tractor, registration G-CAIX, attached caption reads "(5) Launching IX after change over from skiis [sic] with RCAF help. On tractor CPL Miller and next left Sgt. Milne. Remainder are your staff. Cormorant Lake 1928"
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of man looking toward aircraft on the water, registration G-CAIX, attached caption reads "(6) "IX" approaching dock after after [sic] test flight on floats. Cormorant Lake 1928."
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of 4 men observing pilot in cockpit of Fokker Universal aircraft, attached caption reads "(7) Your staff waiting for the word after test flight. Art James, RCAF at extreme right. Cormorant Lake 1928"
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of aircraft at shoreline in foreground and another aircraft (registration G-CASJ) in middle of river in background, attached caption reads "(8) SJ coming in at Brandon Ave. ,Red River Winnipeg [19]28 or 29."
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of 3 aircraft on shoreline next to hangar, attached caption reads "(9) Some of your aircraft waiting for the ice to go out after changing from skiis [sic] to floats, Cormorant Lake 1928."
b&w ; 13 cm x 18 cm print of ski-equipped aircraft on ice, registration G-CAJK, attached caption reads "(10) Ryan at Cormorant Lake 1928. Perhaps you can remember who was trying to make a living with this "monster"."

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  • Box: CPD2