A crowd gathered at Brant Point to see the first landing of aircraft, two seaplanes. 17 April 1918. (Nantucket Historical Association, image number 4286). Flickr: Brant Point Seaplanes, 1918, originally uploaded by nha.library.
If I were ten years younger, this would be my dream job.
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