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Jacqueline Cochran - internationally known woman aviator
Accompanying note: "Born near Panama City but grew up poor in Pensacola. Family traveled to sawmill towns in search of jobs. She was a reporter, owned a cosmetics firm and became a test pilot. First woman to break the sound barrier, first woman to fly a bomber across the Atlantic, first civilian woman to win a Distinguished Service Medal. Elected to the Aviation Hall of Fame. At her death in 1980, she held more speed, altitude and distance records than any other pilot. Women's Hall of Fame inductee 1992."--neg. sleeve.
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Jacqueline Cochran - internationally known woman aviator. 20th century. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/34626>, accessed 26 September 2021.
Jacqueline Cochran - internationally known woman aviator. 20th century. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/34626>.