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Title
Sets new endurance record
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
1958
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.
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.
Photograph caption dated April 15, 1958 reads "Ken Willard of Van Nuys controls his model plane which broke Russian-held aviation record today at Sepulveda Dam Basin in Van Nuys. Red and yellow monoplane has six foot wing span." Willard is a member of the Academy of Model Aeronautics. See image 00147436 for additional photo in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Identifier
00147437
Valley Times Collection;
HCNVT_d055_f27_i26
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/126873
Subject
Academy of Model Aeronautics
Sepulveda Dam (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Airplanes--Models--California--Los Angeles
World records
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Time Period
1951-1960

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