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Flyer, from inside I19900236001: Book, Black Wings
A promotional leaflet heralds the publication of Black Wings. Powell aimed to recruit African American youth for work in aviation to end forever the myth that blacks lacked the aptitude to fly and to promote racial harmony.
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authored by William Powell, 1934 and dedicated to Bessie Coleman
On loan from Charles N. Smallwood, NY
Charles N. Smallwood
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 14.6 x 8.3cm (5 3/4 x 3 1/4 in.)
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