Pilot Melba Gorby Beard of New Martinsville, W. Va.

Identifier:
007690
Title:
Pilot Melba Gorby Beard of New Martinsville, W. Va.
Date:
1935
Description:
'Melba Gorby Beard with her plane, and the coveted Amelia Earhart Trophy, won at the 1935 National Air Races, Cleveland, Ohio. She still flies (in 1979) a similar plane to antique airplance events.'
Subjects:
Cities--New Martinsville., Women air pilots.
Personal Names:
Beard, Melba Gorby, 1907-
Acquisition Source:
McColloch, Samuel
Acquisition Method:
Acquired
Medium:
print
Projects:
West Virginia History OnView