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Clyde Vernon Cessna, 1879-1954, aviation pioneer and founder of Cessna Aircraft Company of Wichita, Kansas, with a Comet airplane that was built in 1917.
Creator: Cessna Aircraft Company
This photo of Clyde Cessna can be used in conjunction with other material concerning Cessna's accomplishments to help students view the type of aircraft he designed early in his career.
KS: 7th: 4.6.A.: significance of the work of entrepreneurial Kansans in the aviation industry
Item Number: 209234
Call Number: B Cessna, Clyde *4
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 209234
Business and Industry - Aviation - Production - Cessna
Collections - Photograph
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1880s to 1920s (Benchmark 4) - Aviation entrepreneurs (Indicator 6) - Clyde Cessna
Date - 1910s
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Photograph
People - Men
People - Notable Kansans - Cessna,Clyde,1879-1954
Places - Cities and towns - Wichita
Places - Counties - Sedgwick
Transportation - Air Travel - Companies - Cessna
Type of Material - Photographs