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Bellanca J-2 "Abyssinia"; Julian, Hubert Fauntleroy

Collection Creator:
Arnold, Rudy, 1902-1966  Search this
Container:
Box 34, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
circa September 1933
Scope and Contents:
Hubert Julian, dressed in white flight suit, poses standing on the right front wheel of his Bellanca J-2 "Abyssinia" ("Emperor Haile Salassi I King of Kings", r/n NR-782W) at Floyd Bennett Field, Long Island, New York; three-quarter right front view of aircraft, close up; circa September 1933. [Partial, cracked glass plate negative.]
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Collection Citation:
Rudy Arnold Photo Collection, Acc. NASM.XXXX.0356, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.0356, Item XRA-8096
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Rudy Arnold Photo Collection / Series 3: Glass Plate Negatives / Aircraft, Groups of Aircraft to Consolidated / Aircraft, Bellanca
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National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0356-ref1384

Bellanca J-2 "Abyssinia"; Julian, Hubert Fauntleroy

Collection Creator:
Arnold, Rudy, 1902-1966  Search this
Container:
Box 34, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
circa September 29, 1933
Scope and Contents:
Aviator Hubert Julian (center, standing on folding chair) poses for photographers in front of his Bellanca J-2 (r/n NR-782W, one-half right front view) at Floyd Bennett Field, Long Island, New York; the aircraft's propeller is draped with an American flag. An unidentified woman holding a bouquet of roses and a bottle of champagne stands behind Julian on a second chair as a crowd looks on from either side. Date is presumed to be September 29, 1933, when the aircraft was christened "Abyssinia" at a press conference.
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
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Topic:
Bellanca J-2 "Abyssinia"  Search this
Air pilots  Search this
African American air pilots  Search this
Collection Citation:
Rudy Arnold Photo Collection, Acc. NASM.XXXX.0356, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.XXXX.0356, Item XRA-8234
See more items in:
Rudy Arnold Photo Collection
Rudy Arnold Photo Collection / Series 3: Glass Plate Negatives / Aircraft, Groups of Aircraft to Consolidated / Aircraft, Bellanca
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0356-ref1386

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