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.
A jumper demonstrates jump position on a parked Stinson Reliant aircraft. He is wearing a full suit and parachutes. His hand holds the strut of the aircraft. He is wearing a [[[prototype???]]] one-piece jump suit with a high collar. This is part of smokejumping experiments in Winthrop, Washington in 1939.
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Stinson Aircraft Corporation Reliant; smokejumping exit technique; jump position; original smokejumper jump suit