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Collection Item Summary:

Article from the August 24, 1911 edition of Leslie's Weekly entitled, "How I Won My Aviator's License" by Harriet Quimby. Features photographs of Quimby, Matilde J. Moisant; G.F. Campbell-Wood; Baron Ladislas D'Orcy; and members of the Moisant Aviation School. Two photos show a Blériot XI aircraft, once with Quimby at the controls.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Women air pilots
  • Aircraft

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Davis & Sanford; Henry M. Neely; Photo Aide; Leslie's Weekly

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Repository Loc.

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


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