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Vega seaplane
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Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Workers, in uniforms with "Thunderbird" written on the back, prepare a Lockheed seaplane for Capt. Hubert Wilkins at the Los Angeles Harbor. Earlier in 1928 Hubert Wilkins and his pilot, Carl Ben Eiselson, flew a Lockheed Vega on the first trans-Arctic flight from Point Barrow, Alaska to Spitsbergen. Photo dated: September 7, 1928.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Lockheed aircraft
Airplanes--California--Los Angeles
Seaplanes--California--Los Angeles
Wilkins, George H.(George Hubert),Sir,1888-1958
San Pedro (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Harbor (Calif.)
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation

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