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[Amelia Earhart's Lockheed Electra airplane in flight over San Francisco Bay [graphic] : with related correspondence]
BANC PIC 2009.008--CNEG; BANC PIC 2009.009--PIC; BANC PIC 2009.008
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Title:

[Amelia Earhart's Lockheed Electra airplane in flight over San Francisco Bay: with related correspondence]

Creator/Contributor:

Sunderland, Clyde., creator

Abstract:

Copy photograph of Amelia Earhart's Lockheed Electra plane in flight, probably over San Francisco Bay. Taken in 1937, some months prior to Earhart's disappearance while piloting this plane during a round-the-world flight. Photographic image redproduces autographs on the original of Earhart, stunt pilot and technical adviser Paul Mantz, and navigators Harry Manning and Fred Noonan. Accompanied by 1 Sunderland business card, copies of 2 newsclippings and 5 typescript letters between Sunderland and various publishers regarding a similar 1937 Sunderland photograph of Earhart's plane in flight over San Francisco Bay.

Date:

[1937] (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Earhart, Amelia -- 1897-1937 -- Pictorial works
Airplanes -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Photographs
Electra (Turboprop transports) -- Photographs

Note:

Photographer Clyde Sunderland's logo appears in image, lower right.
Title devised by cataloger.
Date supplied by cataloger.
Copy photograph. Adhered to verso are sheets with description, copyright information and reproduction instructions in ms.
Also includes copy negative of same image.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVE. Use of negative only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.

Type:

graphic
Aerial photographs.
Correspondence.

Physical Description:

graphic
photonegative
photoprint
2 folders (1 photographic print, correspondence and clippings) and 1 negative ; photographic print 8 x 10 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2009.008--CNEG
BANC PIC 2009.009--PIC
BANC PIC 2009.008

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED NEGATIVE. Use of negative only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.