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1947 Flood Mills county, Bridge over Silver Creek
A small wooden foot bridge over the Silver Creek. during 1947 flood.
Airplane in field with burning haystack
Man in white clothing is Mac Crutchfield. They are burning the haystack to remove it from the airfield.
Billy Robinson in cockpit of parked airplane
Billy Robinson in cockpit looking over tail of airplane. Open frame of rear half of airplane body is visible.
Billy Robinson in early biplane
Billy Robinson in seat of early model biplane. Air plane has many wires stabilizing the wing structure. Two sets of dual wheels on skids.
Billy Robinson in seat of biplane
Billy Robinson in pilot's seat of his single engine biplane. Unknown man in suit is alongside airplane with hat blowing away.
Billy Robinson piloting monoplane
Billy Robinson in cockpit of parked monoplane. Airplane is parked facing a fence and the right wheel appears to be in a deep rut in the ground.
Billy Robinson seated in cockpit
Billy Robinson, an early Grinnell (Iowa) aviator, piloting airplane.
Billy Robinson studying in his room
Billy Robinson studying in his room prior to 1909. Photographs adorn walls, oil lamp on table. Back of photograph: Gift of Donna Robinson Garland (Billy's daughter)
Billy Robinson taxing biplane on grass strip
Biplane piloted by Billy Robinson on grass strip. Wing structure includes a shorter middle tier. Wheel base is attached to skids.
Biplane at fairgrounds
Biplane parked in front of tent and empty grandstand with unknown man posing in front of airplane.