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AMELIA'S LIFE IN PICTURES: My 'pictorial overview' of all things AMELIA EARHART: (1897~1937). I have collected, scanned and been given numerous images of Amelia over the years, my Parents, both from Ireland, spoke in glowing terms of her landing there. My overview is dedicated to this extremely brave, adventurous Aviatrix.

1897~1936: IMAGES OF AMELIA: Images of Amelia from her early childhood to the period prior to the decision to go for the 'around the world flight' in 1937.

CHILDHOOD: Amelia was born on the 24th July, 1897 in Atchison, Kansas, USA.

CHILDHOOD IMAGE

CHILDHOOD IMAGE

1907: CHILDHOOD IMAGE (10yo)

1915: OGONTZ SCH., GRAD'. (18yo)

EARLY AVIATION AND ADVERTISING IMAGES:

1921: AMELIA

1923: AMELIA

1920's: AMELIA AND BIPLANE

1928: AMELIA

1928: AMELIA POSING BESIDE A 1926 CIT-9 SAFETY PLANE

1928: AMELIA POSING BESIDE A CHRYSLER PLYMOUTH

1928: THE FIRST TRANS ATLANTIC CROSSING:

1928: 'FRIENDSHIP' AT BURRY PORT, WALES

1928: 'FRIENDSHIP' MOORED AT BURRY PORT, WALES

1928: AMELIA AND 'FRIENDSHIP' AT SOUTHAMPTON, UK

1928: 'FRIENDSHIP' UNDER TOW AT SOUTHAMPTON HARBOUR, UK

1928: SOUTHAMPTON, UK

1928: AMELIA (CENTRE) AT SOUTHAMPTON, UK

1928: SOUTHAMPTON, UK

1930: THE GYROCOPTER FLIGHTS: Amelia was the first woman to fly an Autogyro in 1930 and on the 8 April 1931 she set an altitude record of 19,000 feet. Amelia undertook a transcontinental flight across America in May~June 1930 in an endeavour to set another record only to discover during the attempt, that the record had already been achieved by another Pilot. Amelia flew the Autogyro at many air displays, however in September 1931 she crash landed at an airshow in Detroit.

1930'S: AMELIA AND A GYROCOPTER

1930'S: AMELIA AND A GYROCOPTER

1930'S: AMELIA AND THE BEECH-NUT GYROCOPTER

JUNE,1931: AMELIA AT GRAND CENTRAL AIR TERMINAL, LOS ANGELES

1930'S: AMELIA AND THE BEECH-NUT GYROCOPTER

1930'S: AMELIA AND GYROCOPTER APPEARANCE, ADVERTISING SIGN

1931: THE BEECH-NUT GYROCOPTER FOLLOWING A CRASH ON TAKE OFF

1931: AMELIA AND THE BEECH-NUT GYROCOPTER

1931/1932: MARRIAGE:

1931: MARRIAGE, AMELIA AND GEORGE PUTNAM

1932: AMELIA AND GEORGE PUTNAM

1932: SOLO ATLANTIC CROSSING:

1932: AMELIA ACHIEVED A SOLO CROSSING OF THE ATLANTIC OCEAN, ARRIVING AT LONDONDERRY, IRELAND

1932: AMELIA ACHIEVED A SOLO CROSSING OF THE ATLANTIC OCEAN, ARRIVING AT LONDONDERRY, IRELAND

1932/1933: AWARDS, PUBLIC RELATIONS IMAGES AND A NEW YORK TICKER TAPE PARADE:

1932: AVIATRIX PORTRAIT

1932: LEGION OF HONOUR, FRANCE

1932: VANITY FAIR PORTRAIT

1932: WITH U.S. PRESIDENT HOOVER

1932: WITH U.S. PRESIDENT HOOVER - MEDAL, SOLO ATLANTIC FLIGHT

AMELIA WITH COMEDIAN, HARPO MARX

AMELIA WITH ACTOR, GARY COOPER

AMELIA WITH ACTOR, CARY GRANT

1932: AMELIA DURING A TICKER TAPE PARADE IN NEW YORK

1932: AMELIA DURING AN INTERVIEW

ADVERTISING IMAGES:

1930'S: AMELIA SUPPORTING 'STANDARD OIL' PRODUCTS

1935: AMELIA IN THE ATCHISON, KANSAS PARADE

1935: AMELIA, THE VEGA AND THE FLIGHT FROM HAWAII TO OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA:

1935: PORTRAIT

1935: AMELIA AND THE VEGA

1935: AMELIA

AMELIA & THE VEGA

 

1935: AMELIA STUDYING MAPS IN HAWAII

1935: AMELIA PRACTICES INFLATING A LIFE RAFT

1935: THE VEGA AT WHEELER FIELD, OAHU, PRIOR TO THE FLIGHT

1935: AMELIA IN THE VEGA COCKPIT

1935: AMELIA IN FRONT OF THE VEGA

1935: AMELIA AND THE VEGA

1935: AMELIA IN HAWAII PRIOR TO THE FLIGHT TO OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA

1935: AMELIA ON THE VEGA

1935: AMELIA AT OAKLAND AIRPORT

1935: ADJACENT THE VEGA

1935: AMELIA ARRIVES IN OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA

1935: AMELIA ARRIVES IN OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA

1935: AMELIA AND GEORGE PUTNAM WITH THE VEGA

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Copyright 2013   Derek J. Hanbidge,  (aka Deejay51),  all rights reserved.
Revised: August 25, 2013.

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