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Ready for the air
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
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Part of a series of drill competitions during a two-day meet of Civil Air Patrol squadrons held at the San Fernando Airport.
Photograph caption dated November 11, 1949 reads, "Cadet Cpl. Charles Lane of Burbank helps Lt. John Belcher Jr. into his parachute before orientation flight as part of C.A.P. maneuvers."; See images #00109935 through #00109937 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
San Fernando Airport (San Fernando, Calif.)
United States.--Civil Air Patrol
United States.--Civil Air Patrol--Officers
Civil defense drills--California--San Fernando
Cadets--California--San Fernando
Men--California--San Fernando
Airplanes--California--San Fernando
Airports--California--San Fernando
San Fernando (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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