Creator

David P. Godwin

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Source

National Archives and Records Administration (RG 95-GP-4911, Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History).

Document Type

Article

Creation Date

10-19-1939

Date Information

October 19, 1939

Imaging Information

The photograph was scanned at the National Archives branch in College Park, Maryland.

Description

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.

Rights

No known restrictions.

Keywords

Stinson Aircraft Corporation Reliant; Derry, Frank 1904-1968; Derry, Chet -1947; King, Harold C.; Tuttle, Dick; airport

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