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Collection Item Summary:

Envelop mailed by Richard Konter from the SS "City of New York" while part of the Byrd Antarctic Expedition, November 1928. Envelope includes return address information at upper left; postage and cancellation at upper right. Addressed to Mrs. A. Gray, 44 Berkeley Pl., Brooklyn, N.Y., USA. Byrd Antarctic Expedition stamp in black ink at lower left corner shows a plane flying over an encampment with the "City of New York" in the background.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Antarctica

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National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Byrd, Richard Evelyn 1888-1957


November 1928

Repository Loc.

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



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