Press Photo, Eielson Receives Distinguished Flying Cross - 1929

23-P-139

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Original real press photo, 7x9".  Press release (26 Mar 1929) pasted on back identifies (l. to r.): General Charles F. Summerall, Army Chief of Staff; Lieut. Carl N. Eielson; Trubee Davison, Asst Sec of War.  Eielson received the DFC for piloting Geroge Wilkins over the North and South Poles.  Very good; one small corner chip