Harry Lyon, Paris Hill, ca. 1927

Contributed by Paris Cape Historical Society

Description

Henry W. (Harry) Lyon Jr. in a car in front of his family's home at Paris Hill, about 1927.

In 1928, Lyon was the navigator aboard the Southern Cross, a Fokker tri-motor piloted by Australian Charles Kingsford Smith. It was the first flight across the Pacific.

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About This Item

  • Title: Harry Lyon, Paris Hill, ca. 1927
  • Creation Date: circa 1927
  • Subject Date: circa 1927
  • Town: Paris
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 18.8 cm x 24 cm
  • Collection: Lloyd Gates Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Paris Cape Historical Society
19 Park Street, South Paris, ME 04281
(207) 743-2462

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