Capt. John Alcock (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1915

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Capt. John Alcock

[between ca. 1915 and ca. 1920]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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Call Number: LC-B2- 4919-5


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    • 17/Feb/2017 22:00:37

    RAF aviator John Alcock. Alcock and Arthur Brown would win the £10,000 transatlantic flight prize offered by The Daily Mail (UK) by flying a Vickers Vimy from St. John's, Newfoundland to a bog, near Clifden in County Galway, Ireland. See: