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Title
Compare flying experiences
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
1956
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 August 31, 1956 reads, "Mark Downing, 7, explains 'high-flying' possibilities of his space helmet to Major Lawrence J. Powell Jr. of Tarzana. Powell, jet pilot and World War II flying ace, showed youth planes and facilities at Air National Guard unit in Van Nuys."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00114299
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d015_f20_i18
CARL0005296731
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/47983
Subject
Van Nuys Airport
Air pilots, Military--United States
Boys--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Armed Forces
Airports--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
United States--Air National Guard
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits

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