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Title
Dr. Alvin Marks, pilot and owner of Skymark Airlines, embraces his wife Phoebe after his attempted solo around-the-world flight
Date Created and/or Issued
1967/09/29
Contributing Institution
Center for Sacramento History
Collection
Center for Sacramento History Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Dr. Alvin Marks, a psychologist in Sacramento, was a pilot and the president of a commuter airline based in Sacramento, Skymark Airlines. He made a record-breaking solo trip around the world in 1969 in his Cessna. Caption: Sacramento pilot Dr. Alvin Marks embraces his wife, Phoebe, after arriving at the Sacramento Airport. (This 1967 attempt was not successful.)
Type
Image
Identifier
EDC61F88-E49A-434C-BFB0-715614502123
1983/001/SBPMP05465
Subject
Skymark Airlines
Cessna
Sacramento Executive Airport
Sacramento Metropolitan Airport

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