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Title
Woman demonstrating the "Spitz flight recorder" at the United Airport in Burbank, July 1937
Date Created and/or Issued
1937-07-01
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photograph of a woman demonstrating the "Spitz flight recorder" at the United Airport in Burbank, July 1937. The woman is seated on a counter at left and is gesturing towards an open electronic device at center. The woman is wearing a light-colored sweater and dark skirt and has light-colored hair. Several guages and switches can be seen on the machine at right.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photoprint, b&w
21 x 26 cm.
photographic prints
photographs
Identifier
chs-m12880
USC-2-1-1-13032 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-36477
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m12880
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-36477.jpg
Subject
Aeronautics
Aeronautical instruments
Flight recorders
Transportation--Air--Airports--General
United Air Terminal
Airport features
Time Period
1937-07-01
Place
Burbank
California
Los Angeles
USA
Source
36477 [Accession number]
CHS-36477 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
Relation
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Collection, 1890-1960
USC
chs-m825

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