Lovely photo of a lobster's company flying boat parked on beach. Children gathered round to admire it.
Consolidated Lobster Co. Gloucester Mass. “World’s Largest Distributors’
Registration number on wing: NC 376 V (Serial #315).
On back number 3.
This company is in the aviation record books as being pioneers, the first to fly live lobsters on an airplane! On June 6, 1932 500 were delivered from Boston to Philadelphia.
4 ½” X 2 ¾”
The Keystone-Loening K-84 Commuter was a single-engine closed cabin 4 place biplane amphibious flying boat built by Keystone-Loening. It was powered by a 300 hp Wright Whirlwind engine mounted between the wings with the propeller just ahead of the windscreen. It was first produced in 1929.