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100 Years of Aviation
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Title100 Years of Aviation
AbstractEntire issue of Gateway Heritage devoted to flight. Includes primary sources such as letters by the Wright brothers and Charles Lindbergh. Chapters are: How We Made The First Flight; To Octave Chanute, Esq.; Lighter Than Air; Nerve and Cold Courage; Well Known in Aviation Circles; The Tuskegee Experiment; Mr. Mac: Sanford N. McDonnell; A Pilot's Story; The Eagle Flies (Irv Burrows recounts his role as the test pilot of the F-15 Eagle). Heavy emphasis on aviation in St. Louis.
AuthorOrville Wright
Jacqueline K. Dace
Dennis Northcott
Earl Dille
Ellen Thomasson
Charles Lindbergh
Sharon Smith
Sanford McDonnell
Jack Taylor
Irv Burrows
Kevin Mitchell
William Nicks
DateSummer 2003
SourceGateway Heritage
Chapter TitleEntire Issue
Local SubjectAirplanes
Lindbergh, Charles A.
Chanute, Octave
Curtiss Flying Service
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID209622
CONTENTdm number20097
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