Beryl Markham, ca. 1930

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Beryl Markham, ca. 1930

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Beryl Markham was a famous aviator who was accredited for being the first woman to fly solo non-stop across the Atlantic Ocean from East to West. This trip also sparked her to write a book about her adventure, called West with the Night.

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About This Item

  • Title: Beryl Markham, ca. 1930
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • State: ME
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.86
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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