Harold Neumann with Miss Chevrolet in Miami, Florida.

Harold Neumann with Miss Chevrolet in Miami, Florida.

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, https://floridamemory.com/items/show/36773
(please include photographer's name when noted).

Title

  • Harold Neumann with Miss Chevrolet in Miami, Florida.

Image Number

  • RC15155

Year

  • 1936

Date Note

  • Photographed on January 18, 1936.

Series Title

General Note

  • The Howard DGA-5 plane held the "Inverted Speed Record" in the 1930s. It was one of two similar planes, "Mike and Ike" designed by Texas born pioneer Aviator and Aeronautical engineer Benny Howard. This plane, "Ike" (NR56Y), was sponsored by the Chevrolet Division of General Motors and was known as "Miss Chevrolet".

    Biography Note

  • Mr. Neumann, born in 1906, was named the fastest airplane pilot in 1935 after winning the Thompson Trophy race in the National Air Races in Cleveland. He died on July 5, 1995.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

Subject Term

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Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 00672.

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