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Photograph of Howard Hughes, in the cockpit of his H-1 airplane, circa 1935-1940 Howard Hughes in open cockpit of his H-1 airplane, circa late 1930s.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes leaving the Northrop Gamma Racer, Newark, New Jersey, January 13, 1936 Howard Hughes leaving the cockpit of a Northrop Gamma, surrounded by a crowd at Newark New Jersey Airport. Hughes set a coast-to-coast speed record. A bank of microphones and a movie camera are seen beside the plane.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with President Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1936 Howard Hughes shakes hands with President Franklin D. Roosevelt in Roosevelt's office, after Hughes received the Harmon Aviator Trophy. Roosevelt is sitting behind his desk. Several unidentified men are standing by.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with the H-1 Racer, circa 1935-1937 Howard Hughes, holding a pilot's helmet, is seen standing beside the H-1 Racer. The plane's registration number, NR 258Y, is painted on its rudder.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes, Glendale, California, circa 1937 The black and white view of Howard Hughes sitting in an unidentified plane surrounded by unnamed people in Glendale, California. Printed on a paper included with the photograph: "Howard Hughes is shown at Glendale, Calif., after a nonstop flight...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in the Northrop Gamma Racer, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes sitting in the Northrop Gamma Racer talking to an unidentified individual.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in the Northrop Gamma Racer, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes in the Northrop Gamma Racer.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes and Albert Lodwick beside the Northrop Gamma racer, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes, Albert Lodwick, and other unidentified individuals with the Northrop Gamma Racer.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with aircraft technicians with the Northrop Gamma Racer, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes and aircraft technicians next to the Northrop Gamma Racer.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes at the Chicago Municipal Airport, Chicago, May 14, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes surrounded by unidentified people at the Chicago Municipal Airport. Printed on a paper included with the photograph: "Millionaire Speed King. Howard Hughes, Multimillionaire movie producer and speed flyer, at the...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in the Northrop Gamma Racer, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes sitting in the Northrop Gamma Racer talking to an unidentified individual.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes, Albert Lodwick, and unidentified man at Floyd Bennett Field, New York,... Howard Hughes, Albert Lodwick, and an unidentified man at Floyd Bennett Field after record flight from Miami to New York.
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Photograph of the Northrop Gamma Racer, 1936 The black and white view of the Northrop Gamma Racer. Text printed on accompanying strip of paper: "Millionaire Speed King. Howard Hughes, multimillionaire movie producer and speed flyer, warming up his plane at the Chicago Municipal Airport preparing for...
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Photograph of the Northrop Gamma Racer, Chicago, May 14, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes beside the Northrop Gamma Racer near hanger at Chicago Municipal Airport in Chicago, Illinois.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes inside an unidentified plane, circa 1937 The black and white view of Howard Hughes sitting in an unidentified plane.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in the Northrop Gamma Racer, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes in the cockpit of the Northrop Gamma Racer.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes, New York, April 21, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes sitting in the Northop Gamma Racer in New York. Text printed on a card included with the image: "Hughes sets new Miami-New York record Howard Hughes, Millionaire flier and pictured in...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes and Albert Lodwick in front of the Northrop Gamma racer, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes and Albert Lodwick in front of the Northrop Gamma Racer.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes surrounded by unidentified men, presumably members of the press.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes and Albert Lodwick beside the Northrop Gamma racer, 1936 The black and white view of Howard Hughes and Albert Lodwick beside Northrop Gamma Racer.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes and the Lockheed 14, New York, circa 1920s-1950s Howard Hughes landing in the Lockheed 14 in New York. Typed on a piece of paper attached to the image: "Howard Hughes lands in New York in flight from coast New York City-- the huge Lockheed "Flying Laboratory" of...
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with Northrop Gamma Racer, January 1, 1936 Howard Hughes standing beside the Northrop Gamma Racer, January 1, 1936.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with the Northrop Gamma Racer, 1936 Written on back: "Howard Hughes and Al Lodwick, 1/37."
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Photograph of Howard Hughes drinking water, 1936 Howard Hughes drinking what seems to be a glass of water. There are onlookers behind him. Written on back: "Howard Hughes and plane." Presumably the Northrop Gamma Racer.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes' Northrop Gamma Racer, Newark, New Jersey, January 1936 Black and white photograph of unidentified men positioning aircraft.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in his plane, January 1936 Howard Hughes posing in the cockpit of his plane, probably the Northrop Gamma Racer.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes with the Northrop Gamma Racer, 1936 Howard Hughes getting into the Northrop Gamma Racer.
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Photograph of Howard Hughes in his plane, January 1936 Black and white photograph of Howard Hughes posing in the cockpit of his plane, probably the Northrop Gamma Racer.
 

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