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Photograph of Trans World Airline flight, New York, February 15, 1946

Digital ID
whh001342
Title
Photograph of Trans World Airline flight, New York, February 15, 1946
Group Creator
Description
Description given with photo: "Non-Stop Los Angeles - New York Flight Inaugurated New York -- View of the crowd around the "Star of California" waiting for passengers -- most of them after it landed at LaGuardia Airport Feb. 15. Piloted by Howard Hughes, famed Around-The-World record holder and a TWA executive, the flight in-augurated non-stop schedule between Los Angeles and New York. The TWA Constellation made the trip in 8 hours and 38 minutes, as compared with the record of 7 hours, 27 minutes. Credit (ACME) 2/15/46."
Source
Image ID: 0373 [folder 20] 1052
Original Collection
Date
1943; 1944; 1945
Graphic Elements (TGM)
DC Type
Genre (TGM)
Rights
This material may be protected by copyright. Personal, including educational and academic, use of this material is without restriction but acknowledgement of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, University Libraries is requested whether the use is oral, web or in print. Commercial use of any portion of this material requires permission from the University Libraries. For further information please contact Digital Collections: http://digital.library.unlv.edu/contact
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries
Digital Collection
Conversion Specifications
Original material scanned on Epson Expression 10000XL using EPSON Scan Ver. 3.49A software
Master File Creation Date
2013-12-17
Master File Extent
4728 x 6163 pixels; 7.88 x 10.27 inches; 87,416,872 bytes
Master File Format
image/tiff
Master File Operating System
Windows 7 Enterprise, Version 6.1
Master File Quality
24 bit color; 600 ppi
Master File Creation Software
EPSON Scan Ver. 3.49A software
 

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