Our Flat World
Articles filed as: 1910s

Aviatrix Stinson Sets New Speed Record December 11th, 1917

With a goodbye San Diego – Hello Oakland wave of the hat as she passed over the hundreds of government aviation students on North Island, San Diego, Kate Stinson, the daredevil girl aviator from Texas, early today started on her way to this city in an attempt to break the cross country flying record held by a woman.

Roosevelt Rides in a Flying Machine October 12th, 1910

Colonel Theodore Roosevelt defied death this afternoon in going up in a flying machine while 10,000 people looked on. The ex-President made his initial air trip with Archie Hoxsey, an aviator for the Wright Brothers, and he was up in cloud land for exactly three minutes and twenty seconds, going over the heads of the scared throng.

OurFlatWorld.com FAVORITES

Log in / Programming Goodness by Gabfire
OurFlatWorld.com and related identia Copyright © Couso Technology and Design