The Resource Balloons to bombers : aviation in Albuquerque, 1882-1945, by Don E. Alberts

Balloons to bombers : aviation in Albuquerque, 1882-1945, by Don E. Alberts

Label
Balloons to bombers : aviation in Albuquerque, 1882-1945
Title
Balloons to bombers
Title remainder
aviation in Albuquerque, 1882-1945
Statement of responsibility
by Don E. Alberts
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Balloons to Bombers is the colorful history of aviation in Albuquerque from the first balloon ascension through the end of World War II
Member of
Cataloging source
DPL
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TL522.N6
LC item number
A53 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
An Albuquerque Museum history monograph
Label
Balloons to bombers : aviation in Albuquerque, 1882-1945, by Don E. Alberts
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • Wittliff Collections
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The transcontinental connection.
  • Early route surveys
  • Airline service begins
  • West Mesa Airport
  • Oxnard Field
  • Albuquerque Municiple Airport
  • Military aviation becomes important.
  • Albuquerque seeks an air base
  • Kirtland Field
  • Sandia Base and Oxnard Field
  • Early birds.
  • Exhibitions at the territorial fairs
  • The first world war
  • Postwar aviation
  • Boosterism and barnstormers
  • The "air age" arrives.
  • The Albuquerque airpost
  • The airport matures
Control code
18525591
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vii, 88 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Author's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons, 1987. Items laid in: 1 paperslip note; 1 copied Marc Simmons, October 2001, Prime Time column ("An Early Barnstormer"). Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b31073621
System control number
(OCoLC)18525591

Library Locations

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