Fueling 'Green Flash,' Old Orchard Beach, 1929

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Roger Q. Williams, Lewis A. Yancey, Mr. Boedecker and Mr. Zebora prepare the Green Flash for its attempt at a transatlantic flight on May 28, 1929.

The plane flipped on the sand at Old Orchard Beach before takeoff on June 13 and was unable to make the flight.

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  • Title: Fueling 'Green Flash,' Old Orchard Beach, 1929
  • Creator: International Newsreel
  • Creation Date: 1929-05-28
  • Subject Date: 1929-05-28
  • Location: Old Orchard Beach, York County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 15.5 cm x 25 cm
  • Local Code: HJScr3_p019_001
  • Collection: Harry Jones Scrapbook Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Old Orchard Beach Historical Society
P.O. Box 464, Old Orchard, ME 04064
(207) 934-9319

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