1911 Garden City - Mineola, N. Y. - International Aviation Tournament postcard

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2005_6603_9_28_1
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Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

September 23, 1911 first flight; Garden City Estates; Mineola, N.Y.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1845 - 1926
Date Issued: 40809
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Notes
Citation/reference : American Air Mail Catalog 3

Content: The first official U. S. airmail was flown by Earle L. Ovington on September 23, 1911 handstamp cachet "aerial special despatch" postmark Aeroplane Station No. 1 - Garden City Estates, N. Y.
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: ae507a10-c629-012f-8b18-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 40809: Issued
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1911 Garden City - Mineola, N. Y. - International Aviation Tournament postcard" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845 - 1926. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-b197-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1911 Garden City - Mineola, N. Y. - International Aviation Tournament postcard" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 8, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-b197-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1845 - 1926). 1911 Garden City - Mineola, N. Y. - International Aviation Tournament postcard Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-b197-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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1911 Garden City - Mineola, N. Y. - International Aviation Tournament postcard