Inauguration of the first regular U.S. Airmail service. President and Mrs. Wilson and other officials are present.
Washington DC USA Date:1918, May 15 Duration:13 sec Sound:NO SOUND
The first piece of airmail is displayed. President Wilson holds an envelope for mailing by airmail. Mrs. Wilson stands with him. Many officials and spectators are present. The Curtis JN-4 airmail airplane, piloted by Lieutenant George L. Boyle, takes off from the Polo field in Washington DC.
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