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Engine check
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Young, Steve
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated July 3, 1964 reads, "Audrey Schutte of Canoga Park, right, and her co-pilot, Ellen Trindle, check out the engine of their plane before flying it to Fresno for impounding." The article partially reads, "Eyes alight and hopes high, eight Valley women will 'man' their planes and be flagged off tomorrow in the 18th annual 'Powder Puff Derby' in Fresno. They will be among the more than 100 pilots and co-pilots who will fly the 2,573 mile route to the finish line in Atlantic City, N. J."; See images #00132356 through #00132357 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Powder Puff Derby
Air pilots--United States
Women air pilots--United States
Women--California, Southern
Airplanes--California, Southern
Airports--California, Southern
California, Southern
Valley Times Collection photographs

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