Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

C. Alfred "Chief" Anderson and Dr. Albert E. Forsythe arrive in their Fairchild 24 "Pride of Atlantic City" at Los Angeles in July 1933 after completing the first leg of their round trip transcontinental flight. Text typed at the bottom of the image reads, "Arriving at the Los Angeles Airport, the completion of the first east to west crossing ever by colored aviators, July - 1933".

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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July 1933

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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