Lindbergh, Charles Augustus; Ryan NYP "Spirit of St Louis". photograph

Charles A. Lindbergh (center, in pin-striped suit) poses in front of right wing of his Ryan NYP "Spirit of St. Louis" (r/n NX-211) at the Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C.; dated as June 11, 1927. Three-quarter right front view, close-up, of center of right wing (nose just visible at right edge). Crowd of civilians and Navy personnel look on from background and left side; two sailors stand near right side of nose of aircraft.