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This photograph shows a Laird Limousine that was converted from a two-engine airplane to a single-engine airplane. The pilot of the limousine is Walter H. Beech, who later went on to work with the Travel Air Company and the Curtiss-Wright Aviation Company before founding the Beech Aircraft Company along with his wife Olive.

Date: 1921

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This photo can be used in conjunction with other material on either Walter Beech or Emil Laird to help students appreciate the many, and varied, aviation industry related accomplishments of both men.

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Item Number: 213359
Call Number: TL.500 Lai.A Lim *2
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213359

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