Spencer, Chauncey Edward; Rivers, Alroy Spencer; Lincoln (Aircraft) Page LP-3 (New Swallow). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Pilot Chauncey E. Spencer (right) poses with his sister, Alroy Spencer Rivers (left), beside his rented Lincoln (Aircraft) Page LP-3 (New Swallow) biplane at Floyd Bennett Field, New York, during a stopover on his roundtrip "Goodwill Flight" with Dale White (not pictured) from Chicago to Washington, D. C. in May 1939. Aircraft is labeled with the names of the sponsors, the National Airmen Association of America and the Chicago Defender newspaper. [See also NASM 99-15429, a differently-cropped version of this image.]

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Blacks in Aviation and Space Science

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

May 1939

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A14512

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