Thaden, Iris Louise McPhetridge; Travel Air Model B-4000 (J-5-C). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Louise Thaden leaning against the rear left side of, probably, Beechcraft Travel Air B-4000, the plane she flew to victory in the First National Women's "Powder Puff" Air Derby, August 1929.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes
  • Women air pilots
  • Women in aeronautics

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1929

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00196740

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