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Pair of Downs licensed to go up
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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 caption dated December 19, 1958 reads, "Edward, left, and Earl Downs, right, of 14136 Kittridge St., Van Nuys, are 17-year-old identical twins who recently got their private pilots' licenses. Here they are all set to take off from Van Nuys Airport. Both trained at Valley Pilots and Flying Service. Neither twin has license to drive an automobile. Each has 75 hours' flying time."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Van Nuys Airport
Twins--California--Los Angeles
Airplanes--California--Los Angeles
Air pilots--California--Los Angeles
Brothers--California--Los Angeles
Young men--California--Los Angeles
Airports--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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