1919 Jahn special flight - Washington, D. C. cover

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Title
1919 Jahn special flight - Washington, D. C. cover
Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

December 5, 1919.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 43804
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Postage stamps
Notes
Content: Cover flown and dropped by Walter H. Stevens the flight demonstrated a parachute device invented by Leroy B. Jahn for dropping objects from planes in flight other objects such as eggs were dropped as well
Citation/reference: American Air Mail Catalog 121
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 588fabc0-c629-012f-ce2b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 2013: Digitized
  • 43804: Issued
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (43804). 1919 Jahn special flight - Washington, D. C. cover Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c564-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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1919 Jahn special flight - Washington, D. C. cover