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Title
Gordon Scott - navigator of the "Golden Eagle"
Date Created and/or Issued
1927
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
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.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 3 3/8 x 2 7/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001414103CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Scott, Gordon--Photographs
Dole Air Race--Photographs
Airplane racing--California--Oakland
Oakland (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Place
California
Oakland
Oakland (Calif.)

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