Aviation Photo #1277265 Goodyear Blimp - Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company

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Photo taken by my grandmother Lydia Tabbert before WW II. Goodyear had a fleet of 12 such airships by this time.
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Photo Added: October 01, 2007

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11 years ago
Love the angle of this shot. I'm not into flying (3 pretty creepy experiences, including a near miss on a big commercial plane, left me very happy humans live on the land and walk!)

I love retro and vintage photography and quality amateur b&w's are of particular interest to me. This really captures a piece of everyday life perfectly. The framing is great-got the Goodyear name, dirigible is at great eyelevel and not perfectly centered (which I like :))

Also captures period clothing. I love the action in the photo too.

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