This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
Full-length view of John C. Robinson, president of the Challenger Air Pilots' Association, posed standing in front of nose of an Junkers Ju 52/3mg Military transport aircraft, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, circa 1935. Inscribed at upper right corner, "To Mr. Harold B. [Hurd] ... with best wis[hes] From Col. J. C. Rob[inson]... Imperial Ethio[pian] Air Force, Addis Ababa 2/24/3..." [Poor quality copy photograph heavily retouched for publication.]
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautics, Military
- Air pilots
- Blacks in Aviation and Space Science