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Fowler, Iola
Blundstone, Peter

Date: 1931 -

Description: An archival album, A4 size, containing mostly black and white photographs, correspondence, notes and newspaper clippings on aircraft and aviation personalities from the first aircraft flight to Flinders Island in 1931, and onwards. Personalities include Norman Chapman, Jack Turner, Mr & Mrs Jimmy Woods, Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith, Artie Withers. Planes include the Miss Flinders, the Loina, the opening of the Pats River Airport, Whitemark and turning on of new runway lights.

Format: pictorial and artistic works
Object: archives

Early Aircraft

Subjects: aeronautics

People/Orgs: Chapman, NormanKingsford-Smith, Sir CharlesWoods, Jimmy

Places: Whitemark Aerodrome, Flinders Island, Tasmania

Institution: Furneaux Historical Research Association Inc.

Object number: FHR_00169

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