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Bill Lear Jr. at Van Nuys Air Show
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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William (Bill) Lear Jr. was the son of inventor and entrepreneur William Powell Lear, founder of the Lear Jet Corporation, and was successful in his own right as a fighter pilot, entrepreneur and business executive.
Photograph dated November 5, 1946 shows Bill Lear Jr. of North Hollywood at the Van Nuys Air Show posing with his P-38.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lear, William P.,--1928-
Lear, William P.--(William Powell),--1902-1978--Family
Van Nuys Airport
Air pilots--California--Los Angeles
Fighter planes--California--Los Angeles
Lightning (Fighter plane)
Airplanes--California--Los Angeles
Airports--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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