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Old Posted Jul 20, 2014, 7:51 PM
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Originally Posted by Tourmaline View Post
One of the more pronounced participants in LA's 1910 Air Meet, LA resident, Professor Jerome Slough Zerbe (1849-1921). 256 S Spring Street, Rm 252 and 522 Stimson Building. (Per 1911 CD) A professor of ?? Author of "Electricity for Boys" (1914), "Practical Mechanics for Boys" (1914), "Carpentry for Boys" and "Aeroplanes".


Clearly the vanguard of aeronautical design.
http://waterandpower.org/Historical_...ultiplane1.jpg


Form does not always follow function? If Prof. Zerbe hadn't died so early I would like to have asked his opinion regarding goat glands. Some scoffed at Drs. Wheeler and Brinkley! But not Harry Chandler. http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...ostcount=13309



1896 - Chandler residence, 503 N Broadway

http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/single...id/5672/rec/62



But will it fly ? Skepticism?


http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/single.../id/5661/rec/1



Harry Chandler receives honorary degree

1933


http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/single.../id/5575/rec/9



1934 - From the roof of the Times

http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/single...id/5653/rec/33
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