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.
Two jumpers in gear stand next to Harold C. King in front of a Stinson Reliant aircraft. The jumpers are wearing their jumpsuit, the helmet with mask, and the main and emergency parachutes. The photograph was taken during smokejumping experiments in Winthrop, Washington in 1939.
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King, Harold C.; Stinson Aircraft Corporation Reliant; jump suit; parachutes