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Photograph of Howard Hughes in the Northrop Gamma Racer, New York, 1936

Digital ID
whh000475
Title
Photograph of Howard Hughes in the Northrop Gamma Racer, New York, 1936
Description
The black and white view of Howard Hughes in New York. Text printed on a card included with the image: "Howard Hughes and Albert Lodwick beside Northrop Gamma, surrounded by a crowd at the Floyd Bennett Airport after breaking the record from Miami to New York in 4 hours and 21 minutes (distance 1095 miles; average speed 250 mph; high speed 290 mph). This bettered Jimmy Wedell's July 1933 record by 36 minutes. New York, New York."
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Identified Individuals
Source
Image ID: 0373 [folder 1] 192
Original Collection
Date
1936
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
2013-08-13
Master File Extent
6066 x 4958 pixels; 10.11 x 8.26 inches; 90,226,564 bytes
Master File Format
image/tiff
Master File Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise, Version 6.1, Service Pack 1
Master File Quality
24 bit color; 600 ppi
Master File Creation Software
EPSON Scan Ver. 3.49A software
 

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