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Thelma and Harry Lyon, Portland, 1958

Contributed by Paris Cape Historical Society

Thelma and Harry Lyon of Paris Hill at the Portland Airport as they were about to depart for Australia for 30th anniversary observances of the first trans-Pacific airplane flight in 1928.

Harry Lyon was the navigator aboard the historic flight. Charles Kingsford Smith of Australia was the pilot.

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  • Title: Thelma and Harry Lyon, Portland, 1958
  • Creation Date: 1958
  • Subject Date: 1958
  • Town: Brisbane, Paris, Portland
  • County: Cumberland, Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Collection: Lloyd Gates Collection
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

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

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