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Air Race Winner's Trophy



Air Race Winner's Trophy
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Title: Air Race Winner's Trophy
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.

Image ID: 10745
Creation
Date:
1947 
Creator
Name:
Unknown
City, State: Cleveland, Ohio
Collection
Name:
Bruno, Harry, 1893-1978 : Papers, 1919-1969
Genre: Photograph
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: Trophies
Air pilots
Hats
Airplanes
Men
Outdoor photography
Portraits, Group
Flower arrangement
Clothing and dress
Airplane racing
 

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