Crawford, Frederick Coolidge; Events, National Air Races (Cleveland, OH, 1920-1949). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

National Air Races promoter Fred Crawford, president of Thompson Products, Inc. riding pillion on a motorcycle on the ramp at the National Air Races, Cleveland, Ohio. A Goodyear blimp hovers in the background. The driver of the motorcycle may be the actor William Frawley.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Airplane racing
  • Motorcycles
  • National Championship Air Races
  • Aeronautics
  • Airships
  • Aircraft

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1949

Place

Cleveland, Ohio

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A02520

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