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A black and white image of Amelia Earhart holding a bouquet of roses surrounded by dignitaries and a police escort walking away from a plane. In 1928, Earhart became the first woman passenger to cross the Atlantic Ocean in the plane "Friendship" with co-pilots Wilmer "Bill" Stultz and Louis "Slim" Gordon.
1 glass negative
Yankee Publishing Collection, 1890-1939
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Yankee Publishing Incorporated (Publisher)
Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937
Yankee Negative Collection
The item is a black and white negative, but it has been digitized as a positive image for ease of use.