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Title
Plane yawns, pigeons fly and a 'great' moment
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1962
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
The Flying Tiger Line stages a public relations event to highlight the recently acquired CL-44 cargo plane built by Canadair. Models release pigeons that fly out of their cages and away from the open cargo-loading tail section of the plane. Photograph dated: May 14, 1962.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00082422
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d001_f8_i5
CARL0000081488
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/41829
Subject
Canadair Limited
Flying Tiger Line--Public relations
Canadair CL-44 (Transport plane)
Aeronautics, Commercial--Freight--Public relations
Valley Times Collection photographs

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