Crowd gathered around a biplane, part of Mabel Cody's Flying Circus - Coral Gables, Florida

Crowd gathered around a biplane, part of Mabel Cody's Flying Circus - Coral Gables, Florida


Image Number

  • RC06575

Year

  • 1922

Series Title

General Note

  • Part of a sales promotion for Coral Gables' early real estate development.
  • The Mabel Cody Flying Circus featured night-flying, wing-walking, auto-to-airplane transfers, single- and double-parachute drops, and acrobatic loop-to-loops. Cody (who was not offically a pilot) was hired by fairs and promoters like George E. Merrick to attract crowds and potential land and home buyers.

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Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 5 x 7 in.

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Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 03472.

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Crowd gathered around a biplane, part of Mabel Cody's Flying Circus - Coral Gables, Florida
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Chicago Manual of Style

Fishbaugh, W. A.(William A.), 1873-1950. Crowd gathered around a biplane, part of Mabel Cody's Flying Circus - Coral Gables, Florida. 1922. Black & white photoprint, 5 x 7 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/29808>, accessed 11 February 2016.

MLA

Fishbaugh, W. A.(William A.), 1873-1950. Crowd gathered around a biplane, part of Mabel Cody's Flying Circus - Coral Gables, Florida. 1922. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 11 Feb. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/29808>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Fishbaugh)