View from inside the Aviation Hangar Exhibit at the Reynolds-Alberta Museum
The AEA Silver Dart in flight, J.A.D. McCurdy at the controls, c. 1910
Official medal of Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame
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Belt of Orion Award of Excellence

Following its creation in 1973, McCurdy was inducted into Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame.

- John Alexander Douglas McCurdy

John Alexander Douglas McCurdy (1974)

- Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame

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"Casey" Baldwin at Ridley College, circa 1900

Frederick Walker Baldwin

Hydrofoil and aviation pioneer and partner of the famous inventor Alexander Graham Bell.

Hydrofoil and aviation pioneer and partner of the famous inventor Alexander Graham Bell.

"Casey" Baldwin at Ridley College, circa 1900
Aerial Experiment Association. Casey (second from right), Bell (centre), McCurdy, Curtis, and Selfridge

In 1906, he graduated from the University of Toronto with a degree in electrical and mechanical engineering, and left for Baddeck, Nova Scotia, that summer to visit the home of his college friend Douglas McCurdy and the famous inventor Alexander Graham Bell.

Following its creation, in 1974 he was inducted posthumously into Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame.