Faucett, Elmer J.. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

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.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

Aeronautics

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

Images are subject to Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum, Copyright and Image Use Restrictions. Usage requires prior written permission. Should you wish to use NASM still images in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Photographs, available at NASM's Permissions webpage: www.nasm.si.edu/research/arch/permissions.cfm

photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1937

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-NASM-9A14515

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