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Richard Byrd Flies over Antarctica...
Item # 647629
February 21, 1929
THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 21, 1929.
* Richard Byrd's Antarctica expedition
The front page has a three column headline: "BYRD SEES VAST NEW ANTARCTICA AREA FROM HIS PLANE, CLAIMS IT FOR NATION; NAMES IT FOR WIFE, MARIE BYRD LAND" with subheads and map. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2 with related photo.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century