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United States Women in aviation through World War I

Claudia M. Oakes

United States Women in aviation through World War I

by Claudia M. Oakes

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women in aeronautics -- United States.,
    • Aeronautics -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 44.

      StatementClaudia M. Oakes.
      SeriesSmithsonian studies in air and space ;, no. 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL553 .O34
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 44 p. :
      Number of Pages44
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4550718M
      LC Control Number77019332

      Aviation. United States Naval Aviation Dictionary of American Naval Aviation Squadrons. Volume 1: The History of VA, VAH, VAK, VAL, VAP and VFA Squadrons Volume 2: The History of VP, VPB, VP(HL) and VP(AM) Squadrons A History of U.S. Navy Aviation (Technical Note No. 18, Series of ; publication of the U.S. Navy Department, Bureau of Aeronautics). United States Naval Aviation, Aircraft, Airships and Ships Between the Wars by E.R. Johnson, McFarland and Company, Jefferson, N.C., , $ E.R. “Buddy” Johnson has done it again, producing a book that deserves a spot in everyone’s aviation library, and creating a link to the great aviation books of the past through his.

      World War II was the most expensive war in history. It has been estimated that the cost of the war totaled between $1 and $2 trillion, and the property damage amounted to more than $ billion. The United States spent about 10 times as much as it had spent in all its previous wars put together. A collection of public domain World War II books, radio broadcasts, V-discs, films, and other ephemera. Curated by a librarian. Thanks for the support & please consider donating to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or the Internet Archive (so that others can enjoy this WWII Archive in the.

        United States Naval Aviation, , first published by the Naval History and Heritage Command in , is the authoritative work on the history of the U.S. Navy's aviation program, from its beginnings at the turn of the 20th century, through World Wars I and II, the Korean and Vietnam conflicts, and up to the modern day. Women Airforce Service Pilots who got their first aeronautical training through the Civilian Pilot Training 1, × 1,; KB World War II WASP 2, × 1,; MB World War II WASP 2, × 1,; MBInstance of: group (United States Air Force).


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United States Women in aviation through World War I by Claudia M. Oakes Download PDF EPUB FB2

The first group of materials contains photographs of the women who participated in the aviation field, not only in the United States but throughout the world, from through World War I. Most photographs are identified by subject (pilot or aircraft name), date, captions, and, whenever possible, by Smithsonian's negative numbers.

Oakes, Claudia M. United States Women in Aviation through World War I. Smithsonian Studies in Air and Space, number 2, 44 pages, 48 illustrations, —Women who participated in aviation in the United States from through World War I, as supporters, passengers, designers, and pilots, are pre­ sented in this publication.

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This collection of photographs, written notes, articles, photocopies of news clippings, correspondence, and biographies was used by Claudia M. Oakes to prepare the publication, United States Women in Aviation Through World War I (Smithsonian Institution Press: Washington, D.C., ).

She donated these materials sometime after the book's. United States Women in Aviation Through World War I Issue 2 of Smithsonian studies in air and space: Author: Claudia M. Oakes: Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press, Original from: Indiana University: Digitized: Length: 44 pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

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Oakes to prepare the publication, United States Women in. Date: Author: Oakes, Claudia M. Series: Smithsonian studies in air and space ; no. 2: Call Number: TLU6 O34 Medium: paper, ink: Accession Number. Women who were active in aviation in the United States from through as pilots, barnstormers, promoters, passengers, and supporters are presented in this publication.

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