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Source:   May 30, 1912; Flight, Cicero-Elmhurst, Wheaton, Illinois by pilots Lillie and Mestach. Distance, 18 miles.


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Chicago, Illinois Grant Park aviation meet cacheted souvenir cover
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Image ID: 2005_6603_9_54_1

Chicago, Illinois Grant Park aviation meet cacheted souvenir cover (September 16-22, 1912)

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Image Title

:  Chicago, Illinois Grant Park aviation meet cacheted souvenir cover

Published Date

: September 16-22, 1912

Medium

: null

Item Physical Description

: Paper ink

Notes

: No Chicago postmark cover was probably flown by one of the five aviators present and handed back

Standard Reference

: American Air Mail Catalog 56A

Source

: Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps / May 30, 1912; Flight, Cicero-Elmhurst, Wheaton, Illinois by pilots Lillie and Mestach. Distance, 18 miles.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Digital ID

: 2005_6603_9_54_1

Record ID

: 1089967

Digital Item Published

: 11-2-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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