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Thelma and Harry Lyon, Portland, 1958

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Thelma and Harry Lyon, Portland, 1958
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Description

Thelma and Harry Lyon of Paris Hill at the Portland Airport as they were about to depart for Australia for 30th anniversary observances of the first trans-Pacific airplane flight in 1928.

Harry Lyon was the navigator aboard the historic flight. Charles Kingsford Smith of Australia was the pilot.


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