|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Description||Gelatin print of a Wrecked Jenny.|
|Event||World War I|
Browne, George W.
World War I
|Copyright||Oshkosh Public Museum|
|Cataloged by||Cross, Scott|
|Notes||Candid outdoor view of a wrecked JN-4D "Jenny" near Chanute Field. The propeller is broken and the wings have been removed and can be seen at left. Painted on the side is "George browne Aeroplane". Browne was the first airplane salesman in the US. He was a successful auto dealer in Milwaukee and in January 1919 became the exclusive distributer in the midwest for Curtiss airplanes.|