Creator

Date Original

1917-1918

Description

Black and white photograph of soldiers and men gathered around two planes at Eberts Field in Lonoke during World War I. In the center of the photo is a newspaper carrier with a bag from the Arkansas Democrat.

Biographical/Historical Note

Eberts Field was established in 1917 as a training field during World War I. It was one of 32 training camps for pilots and was closed in 1943.

Physical Description

Photographic negative, 4" x 5"

Subjects

War; World War I; Aircraft; Airplanes

Geographical Area

Lonoke, Lonoke County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

General photo file, G4594-29

Resource Type

Image

Collection

General photo file

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Men and planes at Eberts Field, General photo file, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

Military History | United States History

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