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Nichols, Ruth, 1901-1960



  • Existence: 1901-1960

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Biographical Information Files - N

Scope and Contents Individuals whose names begin with N: Nance, John [Pilot and aviation writer] "Aviation Expert Culls Material for His Novel, 'Scorpion Strike,' from Persian Gulf Experience," Seattle Post-Intelligencer, July 7, 1992 Navarre, Jean [French WWI ace] "The Mad Ace of Verdun," Air Classic, undated Nazir, Phiroze [Aeronautical engineer] ...

Dorothy (Hester) Stenzel Collection

Identifier: 1992-09-26
Abstract Dorothy (Hester) Stenzel (1910-1991) was born in Ardenwald, Oregon and learned to fly in the late 1920s. Stenzel then gained fame for stunt flying and broke several records through the mid-1930s. The collection contains seven (7) scrapbooks and assorted textual materials and photographs that document Stenzel's career as one of the first female stunt pilots.

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