Title: Leonard Albasi/Gill Family collection, 1937
Creator: Albasi, Leonard and Gill
Extent: 1.0 Boxes. More info below.
The Leonard Albasi/Gill Family Collection contains eight copy negatives and ten copy prints of 1937 photographs of American pilot Amelia Earhart at an unidentified airfield, probably Miami's Municipal Field. In 1937, Earhart made her second attempt at flying solo around the world. Her preparations included a stop at Miami's Municipal Field near today's Opa-Locka Airport. After leaving New Guinea on July 2, 1937, Earhart disappeared over the Pacific Ocean.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Use Restrictions: © 2004 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Head of Special Collections.
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A guide prepared by Maria R. Estorino, December 2006
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Preferred Citation: Leonard Albasi/Gill Family Collection, Special Collections Division, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida
María R. Estorino, 2004
Retrospectively converted from HTML to EAD XML September, 2008 by Lyn MacCorkle and Kyle Rimkus based on a crosswalk by María Estorino.
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