Photo Portrait of Rockford Mayor Bert Allen.

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Title

Photo Portrait of Rockford Mayor Bert Allen.

Description

Looking dapper in a three-piece suit, this portrait of Mayor Bert Allen shows a Hassell & Cramer tag pinned to his overcoat, referring to the team who attempted to fly their airplane, the "Greater Rockford," from Rockford to Stockholm, Sweden in 1928.

Creator

From Montauk Photo Concern, 255 Canal St., New York, N. Y. (Photo by Bain News Service) - one of America's earliest news picture agencies.

Date

1928

Rights

Midway Village Museum

Format

jpeg

Type

Still Image

Identifier

96.20.2

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

8" x 10"

Citation

From Montauk Photo Concern, 255 Canal St., New York, N. Y. (Photo by Bain News Service) - one of America's earliest news picture agencies., “Photo Portrait of Rockford Mayor Bert Allen.,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed October 26, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/2090.

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