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Mayer Field
Date:
1920
Creator:
N/A
Collection #:
1998.0191-F01-I01
Process/Size:
Gelatin Silver Print/5" x 7"

Description:
Airplane at Mayer Field, Bridgeville, PA, and two men, most likely a pilot and his mechanic.

Notes:
Casper P. Mayer, an aviation pioneer, established Mayer Field in 1919. It operated into the 1940s and was located about nine miles west of the present site of the Allegheny County Airport. Mayer Field is noted as one of the first commercial airfields in the Pittsburgh district.

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