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Valleyites in Powder Puff Derby
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Young, Steve
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 June 19, 1964 reads, "Group effort - Fifteen members of the San Fernando Valley Ninety-Nines, women's international flying organization, donned their work clothes and took old brooms this week to repaint air markings at Van Nuys Airport. Picture was taken from a helicopter provided by Helicopter Center and piloted by Bill Dehnke."; See image #00135211 for additional photo in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Van Nuys Airport
Ninety-Nines (Organization)
Powder Puff Derby
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--Los Angeles
Air pilots--California--Los Angeles
Airports--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Airplanes--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Women air pilots--United States
Air travel--United States
Cessna aircraft
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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