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Reminiscences of James Harold Doolittle : oral history, 1973.

Creator: Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 160 leaves. Tape 3 cassettes.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Childhood interest in aviation; flight training, years as instructor; promoting aviation after World War I; early stunts, air shows; General Billy Mitchell; World War II bombing missions; DH-4 flight across United States; Snyder Cup races; acceleration and wind gradients research; full-flight lab work; test piloting, development of instrumentation.


Access Conditions

Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1976. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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