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KATHERINE STINSON
(1891-1977). American aviator, flight instructor and mail carrier. Known on the exhibition circuit as the 'Flying Schoolgirl.' Photographed with crowd of fans in Japan, 1917.
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KATHERINE STINSON
(1891-1977). American aviator, flight instructor and mail carrier. Known as the 'Flying Schoolgirl.' Photographed in front of an airplane in Japan, 1917.
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KATHERINE STINSON (1891-1977).
American aviator, flight instructor and mail carrier. Known on the exhibition circuit as 'Flying Schoolgirl.' On July 18, 1915, Stinson became the first woman to perform a loop, at Cicero Field in Chicago, and went on to perform this feat some 500 times without a single accident. Photographed holding the propeller, c1915.
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KATHERINE STINSON (1891-1977).
American aviator, flight instructor and mail carrier. Known on the exhibition circuit as 'Flying Schoolgirl.' On July 18, 1915, Stinson became the first woman to perform a loop, at Cicero Field in Chicago, and went on to perform this feat some 500 times without a single accident. Photographed in her biplane, c1915.