Law, Ruth Bancroft; Air Transport, Air Mail, General. [photograph]


Collection Item Summary:

Photo of postmark used on Ruth Bancroft Law's Manila exhibition flights, Philippines, 4-5 April 1919. Law made the first Air Mail flight in the Philippines.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Women air pilots
  • Air mail service

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National Air and Space Museum Archives

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


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