|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Collection||Harry Porter Collection|
Two identical photographs of Harry Porter with three other men, identified by note with photograph, from left to right, as C.C. Thompson, a local flight instructor and corporate pilot; Lee Anderson, newspaper publisher; and Carl Gibson.
Harry Porter (1894-1987) had a sixty-four year career in aviation. Beginning as an aviation and automobile racing enthusiast, he served in World War I and first flew in 1923. He opened Porter's Flight School at Lovell Field and trained many people, including pilots for World War II. He continued the school until 1967 and at age ninety was considered to be the oldest active pilot in the United States.
|Print size||8.00" x 11.50"|
|Lexicon category||8: Communication Artifact|
|Lexicon sub-category||Documentary Artifact|