Collection Item Summary:
Pilot Ruth B. Law (center, in heavy flying clothing with full-face mask) standing in front of right wings of her Curtiss Model D Headless biplane on the ground at Hornell, New York, November 19, 1916, some time between 2:10 and 3:24 p.m. Eastern Time, during her Chicago to New York flight. Law looks down at two unidentified men doing something at her feet while a small crowd looks on from the background.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Women air pilots
- Women in aeronautics