Original Photograph Thomas Lanphier Around the World Flight, Delhi, 1949

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Original photograph, note map behind the image.  Colonel Thomas G. Lanphier, Jr. carries the Air Force Association's Wright Brothers 46th Anniversary Air Mail Envelope on his AFA-sponsored record-setting commerical airline passenger Around the World Flight, December 2-7, 1949. Lanphier (right) poses seated at table at Delhi, India, with two local customs officers; December 4, 1949.

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