This photo shows Philip Billard sitting in an Albin K. Longren airplane. Longren and his wife Dolly opened an airplane factory in Topeka, Kansas. Longren's factory was the first successful aircraft manufacturing firm in Kansas.
Item Number: 210705
Call Number: TL.500 Lon.A *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210705
Business and Industry - Aviation
Business and Industry - Occupations/Professions - Aviators
Collections - Photograph - Longren, Albin K.
Date - 1910s - 1912
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Photograph
People - Notable Kansans - Billard, Philip, 1891-1918
People - Notable Kansans - Longren, Albin K.
Thematic Time Period - Industrialization and the National Economy, 1870 - 1920
Thematic Time Period - World War I, 1914 - 1919
Transportation - Air Travel - Companies - Longren
Type of Material - Photographs