National Archives and Records Administration (RG 95-GP-4911, Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History).
October 19, 1939
The photograph was scanned at the National Archives branch in College Park, Maryland.
A group portrait near a Stinson Reliant aircraft taken during the smokejumping experiments in Winthrop, Washington in 1939. The caption on the print reads "Experimental rig for training jumpers. Group jumping trials, left to right, Frank Derry (rigger), Chen Derry (jumper), Harold C. King (pilot), and Dick Tuttle (jumper), U.S. Forest Service plane in background.
No known restrictions.
Stinson Aircraft Corporation Reliant; Derry, Frank 1904-1968; Derry, Chet -1947; King, Harold C.; Tuttle, Dick; airport