Lot 17: Author: Earhart, Amelia; Title: Original snapshot of Amelia Earhart at the 1933 Los Angeles Air Races, with other members of the "ninety-nines"; Place Published: Los Angeles; Publisher: N/A; Date Published: July, 1933; Description: Original black & white snapshot photographs. 2¾x4½".Photograph of Amelia Earhart at the Los Angeles Air Races in July 1933. Gazing skyward, next to two other original members of the women's flying group, the Ninety-nines. Earhart, along with Ruth Nichols and Louise Thaden are identified in ink on the photo. Earhart was the first president of this still active organization. A unique and unpublished photo of the great aviator. Provenance: The collection of Rose Sharp, a later member of the 99's. Condition: Fine.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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