Saturday, January 31, 2009

Women in Aviation from Sport's Illustrated's Vault

The SI Vault is online, and there are a few - a very few - articles on women pilots in its recesses.

http://vault.sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault/article/magazine/MAG1129946/index.htm
Across America With the Powder Puffs, by Bill Maudlin. July 18, 1955

http://vault.sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault/article/magazine/MAG1071701/index.htm
Up and Up Goes Jerrie Cobb (one of the Mercury 13), August 29, 1960


http://vault.sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault/article/magazine/MAG1072729/index.htm
Fiance of Danger - a profile of 86-year old Marie Marvingt, June 26, 1961

http://vault.sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault/article/magazine/MAG1085090/index.htm
Fly Away On Ladies Day, (Profile of Powder Puff Derby and its Silver Anniversary) July 19, 1971

http://vault.sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault/article/magazine/MAG1087619/index.htm
With A Huff and a Puff (Profile, Powder Puff Derby), July 30, 1973

http://vault.sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault/article/magazine/MAG1121644/index.htm
She Flies Through The Air With the Greatest of Ease: A profile of Edna Gardner Whyte, January 16, 1984

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