Chicago, Illinois Grant Park aviation meet cacheted souvenir cover

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2005_6603_9_54_1
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Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

May 30, 1912; Flight, Cicero-Elmhurst, Wheaton, Illinois by pilots Lillie and Mestach. Distance, 18 miles.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1845 - 1926
Date Issued: September 16-22, 1912
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Notes
Content : No Chicago postmark cover was probably flown by one of the five aviators present and handed back

Citation/reference: American Air Mail Catalog 56A
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 94b4ce70-c629-012f-3594-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Issued
  • 1845: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Chicago, Illinois Grant Park aviation meet cacheted souvenir cover" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845 - 1926. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-b14d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Chicago, Illinois Grant Park aviation meet cacheted souvenir cover" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 23, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-b14d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1845 - 1926). Chicago, Illinois Grant Park aviation meet cacheted souvenir cover Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-b14d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Chicago, Illinois Grant Park aviation meet cacheted souvenir cover