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America's speed king of the air weds beauty of south. Lieutenant Williams forsakes flying for matrimony and practice of law. [photonegative], 07/06/1926

view America's speed king of the air weds beauty of south. Lieutenant Williams forsakes flying for matrimony and practice of law. [photonegative], 07/06/1926 digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
Williams, Lt. Alford
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1926
07/06/1926
1920-1930
Notes:
Company catalog card included.
U&U caption in file box: 2027-A2.
Currently stored in box 3.1.71 [227B].
Summary:
Caption: "New York, N.Y. - Lieutenant Alfred Williams, speed champion of the air and winner of both the Pulitzer Trophy and Schneider Cup for the Navy, married Mrs. Florence Hawes Selby of Bainbridge, Georgia, and will resign from the Navy to take up the practice of law. Lieut. Williams established a new world speed record while practicing for the Pulitzer race of 303.2 miles per hour in a Curtiss Racing plane. Photo shows Lieutenant Williams and bride leaving for honeymoon immediately after the wedding."
Topic:
Automobiles
Couples
Military
Love
Local number:
RSN 18574
Video number 17886
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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