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Terry White photographs of Amelia Earhart

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 70, Placement: 05
Identifier: MSP 321

Scope and Contents

Ten 3"x5" black and white photographs of Amelia Earhart on her first world flight attempt, Hawaii, 1937 taken by Terry White.

Dates

  • 1937

Creator

Access Information

The collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Copyright held by Purdue University. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.

Biographical Information

Terry White was born in 1917 in Tennesse. He was stationed in Hawaii in 1937 where he saw Amelia Earhart take off on her first world flight attempt and took photographs for his own personal collection. White died in 1992 at the age of 74.

Extent

0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)

Language of Materials

English

Acquisition Information

Collection materials donated by Ethel (Sue) Maxwell on March 2, 2012.

Related Materials

MSP 9, George Palmer Putnam collection of Amelia Earhart papers, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries.

Processing Information

All materials have been placed in Mylar sleeves and rehoused in acid-free folders and boxes.

Source

Creator

Title
Terry White photographs of Amelia Earhart
Status
Completed
Author
Sara Pettinger
Date
2022-09-20
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Edition statement
First edition.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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