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State Archives of Florida
Aerial view of Carlstrom Field near Arcadia in DeSoto County.
Michael Drake collection
World War I
World War, 1914-1918
Armed Forces--Training of
Air pilots, Military--Training of
Aeronautics, Military--Study and teaching
Flight schools--Florida--Arcadia Region
Military bases--Florida--Arcadia Region--Aerial photographs
Airports--Florida--Arcadia Region--Aerial photographs
Air bases--Florida--Arcadia Region--Aerial photographs
"The donor, Michael J. Drake, received this photo from Dale Aylward of Sarasota."
Accompanying note: "Carlstrom Field and nearby Dorr Field were established in early 1918 as training centers for the U.S. Army Air Service. Carlstrom Field was later upgraded for service during World War II. The facility was eventually converted into the G. Pierce Wood Memorial Hospital."
Subject - Corporate
Chicago Manual of Style
Falgeau, Ludwig Joseph, 1891-1973. Aerial view of Carlstrom Field near Arcadia in DeSoto County. 1918. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/275991>, accessed 4 December 2021.
Falgeau, Ludwig Joseph, 1891-1973. Aerial view of Carlstrom Field near Arcadia in DeSoto County. 1918. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/275991>.
AP Style Photo Citation
(State Archives of Florida/Falgeau)