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Title
1930 plane to fly at air fair
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
1953
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
Photograph caption dated October 16, 1953 reads, "Ed Clark of Van Nuys poses with Gypsy Moth, built in 1930, which he'll fly to Los Angeles International Airport during annual Air Fair Sunday. Two other old-time craft will also make the trip from the Valley to the fair, which this year will celebrate 50th anniversary of powered flight."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00137879
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d045_f33_i39
CARL0005682565
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/67838
Subject
Antique and classic aircraft--California--Los Angeles
Air shows--California--Los Angeles
Air travel--California--Los Angeles
Air pilots--California--Los Angeles
Airplanes--California--Los Angeles
Airports--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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