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1929 Mount Taylor (New Mexico) airplane disaster...



Item # 674974

September 06, 1929

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 6, 1929

* Airplane crash disaster
* "the City of San Francisco"
* Mount Taylor Stratovolcano
* Near Grants, New Mexico


The front page has a nice banner headline: "30 FLYERS HUNT LOST PLANE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related map is on page 2.
Complete with all 46 pages, rag edition in great condition.

wikipedia notes: In September of 1929, the Transcontinental Air Transport Ford 5-AT-B Tri-Motor City of San Francisco struck Mount Taylor during a thunderstorm while on a scheduled passenger flight from Albuquerque Airport in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to Los Angeles, California, killing all eight people on board.

Category: The 20th Century