Mitchel Field, ca. 1920s/1930s.  Image courtesy of the Cradle of Aviation Museum.

Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018

Location: Cradle of Aviation Museum, Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Garden City, NY 11530

Time: 2:00-4:00PM

Explore one of America’s premier historical air bases with the Cradle of Aviation’s volunteer docent Joel Friedman, and Gary Monti, Director of Museum Operations, who sponsored the site’s successful 2018 nomination for the National Register of Historic Places. Thanks to special access provided by Nassau County Community College, we’ll take a look inside Mitchel Field’s hospital building, a hidden gem nearly untouched since the 1930s!

$15 Members and Young Preservationists
$20 Non-Members

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Mitchel Field’s base hospital (shown in a historic postcard above left, and a recent photo above right) remains recognizable today as part of the Nassau County Community College campus. Images courtesy of the Cradle of Aviation Museum and Google.

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