Coleman, Bessie; Curtiss JN-4 Jenny Family. photograph

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Collection Item Summary:

Bessie Coleman in tailor made officer's uniform posed standing on the running board of a Ford Model T automobile with nose and right wing of her Curtiss JN-4 Jenny to her left.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics - History
  • African American air pilots
  • Women air pilots

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1922

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-93-16054

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