Nautical Chart, California to Hawaii [No. 527 121st Edition May 1925]

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Nautical Chart, California to Hawaii [No. 527 121st Edition May 1925]

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XV/63

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nZNvyjmn

Nautical Chart, California to Hawaii [No. 527 121st Edition May 1925]

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Nautical Chart, California to Hawaii [No. 527 121st Edition May 1925]

Full title

Nautical Chart, California to Hawaii [No. 527 121st Edition May 1925]

Date

1928

Call Numbers

XV/63

Record Identifier

nZNvyjmn
Physical Description

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Prints - printed chart with manuscript annotations - 76.5 x 75.5 cm.

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This is an original finished flight chart from the first part of the Southern Cross trans-Pacific flight, with navigator Harry Lyon's annotations plotting the path of the aircraft. His ink inscriptions include the latitude and longitude, course, elapsed distance and distance remaining to Honolulu. Army radio beacons at San Francisco and Honolulu en...

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Nautical Chart, California to Hawaii [No. 527 121st Edition May 1925]

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NOTES

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Digital order no:a128198

Signature / Inscriptions

Annotations in pencil and ink made in 1928.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Herbert Dell, 1971
Pic.Acc.2283
This item has been preserved and digitised as part of the Nelson Meers Foundation Benefaction, 2002.

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Nelson Meers Foundation Heritage Collection

Administrative / Biographical history

Harry Lyon was a crewman on board the Southern Cross flight, 1928, with Charles Kingsford-Smith and Charles Ulm.

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XV/63

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nZNvyjmn

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421596

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