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Shoulder length portrait. 2009-0695. James D. Dole put up prize money for first planes to cross from the mainland to Honolulu. On Aug. 26th, 1927, eight planes (Dolebirds) left Oakland for what became the Dole Air Race – Golden Eagle, Aloha, Woolaroc, Miss Doran, Oklahoma, Dallas Spirit, El Encanto, Pabco Flyer. Was an aeronautical engineer and professional navigator of ships.
Photographs. Nonprojected graphic
1 photographic print ; 3 3/8 x 2 7/8 in.
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