Curtiss Model 53 "CONDOR" Photo Signed by Clarence Chamberlin - 1939

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Regular price $125.00

Sepia tone 6.5 x 8.5" glossy photo of a Curtiss Condor Model 53 with insert portrait of famous aviator Clarence Chamberlin who signed in ink lower right. Chamberlin had a long, illustrious career promoting aviation and he is most famous for being the second to cross the Atlantic and the first to carry a passenger on that flight.  In pencil on the reverse is "Dec 25, 1938/My first flight in a plane/From Curtiss Wright Airport, Baltimore, Md."  Very good condition; one small corner bend lower right in margin.