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Grandma of the Air: New England Centenarian, Age 101? Makes First Trip by Plane and Likes It. [Caption no. 1934 : non-stereo photonegative,] 1927/09/10

view Grandma of the Air: New England Centenarian, Age 101? Makes First Trip by Plane and Likes It. [Caption no. 1934 : non-stereo photonegative,] 1927/09/10 digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
Bennett, Almatia Mrs
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Maine
Old Orchard (Maine)
Date:
1927
1927/09/10
1920-1930
Notes:
Company catalog card included.
Currently stored in box 3.1.71 [227B].
U&U caption in file box: 1934-A907.
Summary:
Caption: "Old Orchard, Me.-- As tickled as a child after his first ride on a merry-go-round, Almatia Bennett of Chicopee, Mass., made her first air-plane ride to this city and really enjoyed it, earning the title of 'Grandma of the Air'. She liked it so well that she expects to make another ride soon. Photo shows: Mrs. Bennett in the plane."
Topic:
Aged persons
Aging
Airplanes
Local number:
RSN 18415
Video number 17736
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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