Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

One-quarter front left side view of the Lefevers Falcon Special II "Lil Rebel" midget racer (r/n N1E, race number 10), engine running, on the apron at the National Air Races, Cleveland, Ohio. Pilot W. L. Lefevers is in the cockpit.

Collection Item Long Description:


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

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1948


Cleveland, Ohio

Repository Loc.

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



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