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Jet facility amazes pioneer
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated September 30, 1960 reads "Mrs. Corum tries on 1912 airplane for size. At left, Pete Bowers, who owns pioneer plane." The article partially reads "The billion dollar complex of jet aircraft, research and training facilities and rockets which forms Edwards Air Force Base now stands exactly where Mrs. Corum and her husband Clifford became the area's first settlers." Mrs. Effie Corum is 73 years old.; See images #00141181 through #00141183 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
United States.--Air Force
Men--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Women--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Airplanes--California--Edwards Air Force Base
Air bases--United States
Edwards Air Force Base (Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
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