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Title
Air mail collection image American Airways
Contributing Institution
San Diego Air and Space Museum Library and Archives
Collection
California’s Aviation History
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Description
Pictionid73414878catalog100026663title--air mail personnel on the 20th anniversary of the first air mail flight earle ovington pilot of that flight commemorates by flying a load of mail from los angeles to tucson arizona. he is shown on the right wearing the helmet used by pilots during those pioneer days. center is frank hitchcock who was postmaster general in 1911 and conceived the flight. at left is major john d. carmody who participated in the first air mail flight arrangements. september 23 1931.filename100026663.tif
Type
Image
Format
Photo
Subject
Aviation
Aviator
Earle Lewis Ovington
Earle L. Ovington
Earle Ovington
Ovington
Air Mail
US Mail
US Air Mil
Frank Hitchcock
Hitchcock
Trieze
Aircraft
Airplane
Airlines
Airliners
Fokker
Fokker F.10
American Airways
American Airlines

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