Joan A. Merriam Smith loading plane in preparation for solo around the world flight, Calif., 1964
- Joan A. Merriam Smith loading plane in preparation for solo around the world flight, Calif., 1964
- Los Angeles Times
- Date Created
- March 18, 1964
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- Los Angeles Times Photographs Collection
- Joan Merriam Smith successfully completed her around the world solo flight on May 12, 1964 in her plane named "The City of Long Beach." She received the 1964 Harmon Trophy as outstanding aviator. Unfortunately less than a year later she was killed in an airplane accident in California.
- 1 photograph
- 5 x 5 cm.
- b&w negative
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- UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections, A1713 Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. E-mail: email@example.com. Phone: (310)825-4988
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