Jacqueline Cochran All-Woman Transcontinental Air Race entrant
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes 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
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