Amelia Earhart--Atchinson, Kansas, aviator

Being the Co-Pilot of the Story

Amelia Earhart was the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean…

Aug. 24, 1932. Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to make a non-stop flight across the U.S., traveling from Los Angeles to Newark, NJ, in just over 19 hours.

Amelia Mary Earhart was a noted American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first woman to receive the U. Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for becoming the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean

Amelia Earhart

Portfolio of the Week – Boris Benko

"Adventure is worthwhile in itself." - Amelia Earhart / See Earhart's Lockheed 5B Vega at the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC

dyt book 3 Amelia "Adventure is worthwhile in itself." - Amelia Earhart / See Earhart's Lockheed Vega at the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC

Mystery solved? American teacher claims to have 'the key' to Amelia Earhart…

Mystery solved? American teacher claims to have 'the key' to Amelia Earhart disappearance

amelia earhart | ... Amelia Earhart photos at the Purdue Archives and more Vintage Photos

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to control and change your life;

poem of the day and tribute to Amelia Earhart: Voices of the Air by Katherine Mansfield

poem of the day and tribute to Amelia Earhart: Voices of the Air by Katherine Mansfield

Amelia Mary Earhart was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Distinguished Flying Cross for this record.

Amelia Earhart's pilot license (May 16, 1923)...her story is so very tragic.Another historic "if only".

On this day in aviation history: In 1923 a pilot is granted a license – but not just ANY pilot. The National Aeronautic Association of the United States grants pilot’s license No. 6017 to Amelia Mary Earhart.

Amelia Earhart, 1931  • photo by Edward Steichen - I  think her life story is interesting. Will we ever know the whole story?  Iris Wilson

Edward STEICHEN :: Amelia Earhart, 1931 "Women, like men, should try to do the impossible.

Amelia EarhartThe first woman to fly across the Atlantic tragically disappeared in 1937 on what was meant to be a globe-circling flight. She accomplished a larger mission, dramatically expanding the world's notions of how high a woman can soar.

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Amelia: A Life of the Aviation Legend, Katherine V. Dillon & Donald M. Goldstein -An impressive account of one of the most exciting, adventurous women, whose disappearance remains a mystery to this day.

The young letter-writer was seeking to “be inspired by somebody who had succeeded in a man’s world,” said Nathan Raab, a principal at The Raab Collection, which recently acquired…

Previously Unpublished Letter Amelia Earhart Penned to Aspiring 13-Year-Old Female Pilot Has Surfaced for Sale

Adventure is worthwhile in itself. Amelia Earhart Born July 1897 Atchison, Kansas, U. Disappeared July 1937 (aged Pacific Ocean, en route to Howland Island Status Declared dead in absentia January 1939 (aged

1928 - Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. http://www.hipswap.com/antiques/amelia-earhart-luggage-obo

Amelia Earhart is noted as an aviation pioneer being the first woman to receive the Distinguished Flying Cross which she was awarded as the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

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