New Collection: Wright Field Photographs

SC-317: Wright Field Photographs is a small selection of reprinted still photographs from the Wright/McCook Field Still Photograph Collection taken by the Air Force Material Division. Most of the photos are 1943 B&G (Building & Grounds) Publicity traffic congestion photographs showing employees of Wright and Patterson Fields waiting to board busses and a photograph of the congested cafeteria. Also depicted is the boardwalk at Wright Field, and four photographs of unidentified employees celebrating during an office party.

The collector of the photographs, William E. Kremer, retired as Lt. Commander in the U.S. Navy and later worked as a Civil Engineer at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base where he retired in 1985.

For more information about this collection, including a detailed item listing, please review the SC-317: Wright Field Photographs finding aid.

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