Ford, Vernon A.; Events, 1949 Cleveland, OH, National Air Races; Awards and Trophies, Bendix Air Race Trophy. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Major Vernon Ford, US Air Force, and his wife. Ford won the 1949 Bendix Jet Division Race. They are posing with the Bendix trophy.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Airplane racing
  • National Championship Air Races
  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

1949

Place

Cleveland, Ohio

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A02527

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