Kreimendahl (Rod) "Shoestring" Midget Racer; Downey, Robert "Bob"; Events, National Air Races (Cleveland, OH, 1920-1949). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Pilot Bob Downey in the cockpit of the Kreimendahl "Shoestring", designed by Rod Kreimendahl and built by Carl and Vincent Ast.

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 1949

Place

Cleveland, Ohio

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A02572

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