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Flight Suit Worn by Charles Lindbergh

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Identifier: 1928-083-0001

Title: Flight Suit Worn by Charles Lindbergh

Description: This is a brown cotton twill coverall flight suit with fur collar. Lindbergh recognized the importance of this suit by writing under the collar "Worn on the following flights: San Diego - St. Louis, St. Louis - New York, New York - Paris. Charles Lindbergh (signature)" The flight suit was made by A. G. Spalding & Bros. and cost $50.00 according to a telegram he received from the company dated March 24, 1927.

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Dates: ca. 1927

Type(s): Coveralls

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Subjects: Clothing and dress

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