Creator

Harold King

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Source

Larry Lufkin Scrapbook (lufkin ??)

Document Type

Article

Creation Date

10-1-1939

Date Information

October 1939

Description

Chet Derry (left) helps Frank Derry (right) put on a jump jacket (please correct). The men are standing near an airplane parked on a gravel runway in Winthrop, Washington. The photograph is part of a scrapbook owned by Larry Lufkin, whose father, Francis, was involved in the 1939 parachute experiments.

Repository

Larry Lufkin Scrapbook (lufkin ??)

Use Permissions

Larry Lufkin provided Eastern Washington University permission to provide access to a digital image of the original print. The print is still owned by Lufkin. The photograph was taken for a United States Forest Service parachute test project and is believed to be in the public domain.

Keywords

Smokejumpers -- United States, United States Forest Service, Parachutes -- Testing -- Winthrop (Wash.)

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