National Archives and Records Administration (RG 95-GP-4911, Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History).
The photograph was scanned at the National Archives branch in College Park, Maryland.
Jumper Dick Tuttle models an Eagle parachute with his back facing the camera. This photograph was taken during the smokejumping experiments in Winthrop, Washington in 1939. The image is a mounted print used for reference by the National Archives.
No known restrictions.
backpack; Eagle parachute; harness; Tuttle, Dick