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 models the back of an early one-piece jump suit holding a let down rope in one hand and a parachute in the other. The suit has a high collar and a United States Forest Service logo on the back. This is part of smokejumping experiments in Winthrop, Washington in 1939.
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one-piece jump suit; main parachute; rope; collar