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Jacqueline Cochran All-Woman Transcontinental Air Race entrant
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The first entrant in the Jacqueline Cochran All-Woman Transcontinental Air Race, right to left, Ben Hitchens, Dee Thurmond and Bob Holloway, with a Holloway-Hitchens aircraft at Van Nuys Airport. Photograph dated May 16, 1949.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Thurmond, Darlene
Van Nuys Airport
Holloway-Hitchens Aircraft
Air pilots--United States
Women air pilots--United States
Transcontinental flights
Jacqueline Cochran All-Woman Transcontinental Air Race
Airports--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Airplanes--California--Los Angeles
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period

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