Air Race Winner's Trophy | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Air Race Winner's Trophy

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DESCRIPTION

The winner of the Goodyear Trophy, Steve Wittman of Oshkosh (on the right) with pilot William Brennand (holding the trophy). With them are Paul Litchfield and E.J. Thomas, chairman and president of Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. In addition to the Goodyear Trophy, the Wittman team took home a $8,500 prize.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 10745

Creation Date: 1947 

Creator Name: Unknown

City: Cleveland

County: 

State: Ohio

Collection Name: Bruno, Harry, 1893-1978 : Papers, 1919-1969

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: U.S. Mss 53AF Box 6

Original Dimensions: 9.5 x 7.5 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This image is part of an album presented to Harry Bruno by the Goodyear Co. for his public relations work on the competition. Bruno's papers are one of the mass communications collections at the Wisconsin Historical Society.

SUBJECTS

Air pilots

Airplane racing

Airplanes

Botany

Clothing and dress

Flower arrangement

Hats

Manners and customs

Men

Outdoor photography

Persons

Portraits, Group

Transportation

Trophies

Work

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