1915 Tacoma-Seattle, Washington flight stamped envelope

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2005_6603_9_112_1
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Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

February 20, 1915 ; Tacoma-Seattle, Wash. Experimental hydro-aeroplane flight across bay separating Tacoma and Seattle. Aviator Gustave Strohmer carried the musical comedy actress Miss Jane O'Roark as passenger and official mail carrier.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1845 - 1926
Date Issued: 42055
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Notes
Citation/reference : American Air Mail Catalog 84

Content: Stamped envelope carried on 1915 experimental hydro-aeroplane flight across bay separating Tacoma and Seattle, Washington aviator Gustave Strohmer carried the musical comedy actress Jane O'Roark as passenger and official mail carrier
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 742685f0-c629-012f-4918-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 42055: Issued
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1915 Tacoma-Seattle, Washington flight stamped envelope" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845 - 1926. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c5ba-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1915 Tacoma-Seattle, Washington flight stamped envelope" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c5ba-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1845 - 1926). 1915 Tacoma-Seattle, Washington flight stamped envelope Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c5ba-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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1915 Tacoma-Seattle, Washington flight stamped envelope