2009.1.528

8/8/38
10 in HIGH x 8.5 in WIDE
(25.40 cm HIGH x 21.59 cm WIDE)
The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California. Gift of ANG Newspapers
2009.1.528


Typed on the front of the image: "New York, Aug. 8--Hails Queen Mary's Record Run--Major Al Williams, the flyer who has set a number of air speed records, gave his hearty congratulations today to Commodore Robert B. Irving (right), who skippered the Queen Mary to a westbound Trans-Atlantic speed record of 3 days, 20 hours and 2 minutes. Williams rode home from Europe with Irving." From the Oakland Tribune Collection

Used: Oakland Tribune

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