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LeBoutillier (O.C. "Boots") Paintings
Coll #: MS-00771
Date: 1970-1979
Extent: 1 flat file (0.21 cubic feet, 1.92 linear feet)
The collection consists of two watercolor paintings donated and autographed by Las Vegas resident O.C. “Boots” LeBoutillier. The materials were painted and signed by Robert Carlin depicting the crash of Baron Manfred Von Richthofen's (the "Red Baron") airplane on April 21, 1918. LeBoutillier is also depicted in the paintings flying above as the "Red Baron" crashes after being shot down. The paintings were created approximately between 1970 to 1979.
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