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Reminiscences of Jacqueline Cochran : oral history, 1976.

Creator: Cochran, Jacqueline.
Project: Air Force Academy project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 134 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Aviator; interviewee b. 1910, d. 1918, and married Floyd B. Odlum.

Scope and Contents

Ownership of cosmetics firm; inclusion of women in British Air Transport Auxiliary, 1940-41; organization of United States Women's Air Force Service Pilot (WASP) program, including lobbying for inclusion of WASPs in military; work with General Henry H. Arnold; post-war lobbying activities for independent Air Force; medals and active duty after World War II.


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