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During a ceremony in the Municipalidad Building in Lima, Peru, Mayor Luis Gallo Porras presents Elmer J. "Slim" Faucett with a medal, circa 1937. From left to right: Eduardo Dib=s Dammert, a Peruvian politician; Armando Revoredo Iglesias, Peruvian doctor and aviator who flew the first non-stop flight between Lima and Bogota in 1935 (in a TravelAir provided by Faucett); Luis Gallo Porras, Mayor of Lima; Elmer Faucett; and Venetha Faucett.

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Circa 1937

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



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