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Title
[Welcome for Harry Lyon and James Warner, San Francisco] (3 views)
Date Created and/or Issued
[1928]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Views show parade to welcome flyers home up Market to Civic Center.
View 1 (2012-1023). Shows parade on Market Street on corner of Battery and Bush. Mechanics Monument (Donahue Memorial Fountain) in background. In car with flyers, Major James Rolph, James D. Phelan and Supervisor Walter Schmidt -- view 2 (2012-1025). Close-up of car -- view 3 (2012-1026). Shows James Warner, Mayor Rolph, James Phelan, Harry Lyon and his mother, Liela.
Southern Cross was Fokker trimotor flown by Australian aviators Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm with Americans Harry Lyon and James Warner as navigator and wireless operator. First transpacific flight, they flew from Oakland, California to Sydney, Australia. Returned to San Francisco in July 1928 where met and given welcome by City of San Francisco and Oakland.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
3 photographic prints ; 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. and 6 x 8 in.
Identifier
(C)001472756CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Warner, James,, 1891-1970--Photographs
Lyons, Harry W.--Photographs
Rolph, James,, 1869-1934--Photographs
Phelan, James D.. (James Duval),, 1861-1930.--Photographs
Flight crews--California--San Francisco
Parades & processions--California--San Francisco
Automobiles--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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