This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
William P. "Bill" Odom, wearing a victor's garland, standing beside Jacqueline "Jackie" Cochran's North American P-51C Mustang racer "Beguine" (r/n N4845N, race number 7). Odom was killed in this plane in the 1949 Thompson Trophy race. National Air Races, Cleveland, Ohio.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Airplane racing
- National Championship Air Races
- Air pilots