Howard (Benjamin O.) DGA-3 "Pete"; Events, National Air Races (Cleveland, OH, 1920-1949). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

One-half right front view of Ben Howard's DGA-3 "Pete" midget racer (r/n NX400B, race number 36). The original 1930 aircraft was modified by owner-pilot Ray Baker to accept a Continental engine. The man standing by the aircraft may be Ray Baker.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

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

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1947

Place

Cleveland, Ohio

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A02661

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