Contributed by Paris Cape Historical Society
A commemorative envelope issued in Australia for the 30th anniversary of the flight of the Southern Cross, the first trans-Pacific flight.
Harry Lyon of Paris Hill was the navigator. He and co-pilot James Warner were the two Americans on the flight. The captain, C. Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm were from Australia.
About This Item
- Title: Commemorative stamp cover, Australia, 1958
- Creation Date: 1958
- Subject Date: 1928
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions: 9 cm x 14.5 cm
- Collection: Lloyd Gates Collection
- Object Type: Text
For more information about this item, contact:Paris Cape Historical Society
19 Park Street, South Paris, ME 04281
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