BREESE 5 MONOPLANE ALOHA DOLE AIR RACE PHOTO 1927 WOW!
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ORIGINAL VINTAGE BREESE 5 MONOPLANE ALOHA JUST AFTER COMPLETING THE 1927 DOLE AIR RACE FROM OAKLAND CALIFORNIA TO HAWAII - Circa 1927. SEPIA TONED Single Weight Glossy Finish with Border (2-3/4" X 4-1/2"). Flown by Martin Jensen and Captain Paul Schluter in the Dole Pineapple Air Race the Airplane Finished in 2nd Place Winning the $15,000.00 Prize. The Aloha Eventually had Cabin Windows and Passenger Seats Added and was Used for Tourist Flights in the Hawaiian Islands. It Later was Purchased by the N.Y. DAILY NEWS and Used as a News Photo Plane. AN EXTREMELY RARE IMAGE OF VINTAGE AMERICANA - VERY SHARP DETAIL - WONDERFUL CONTRAST - ABSOLUTELY PERFECT - CRISP FLAWLESS PRISTINE SPOTLESS SUPER CLEAN IMMACULATE MINT CONDITION (insignificant upper left handling 'crease' visible only when held at angle to light and not worth mentioning). Transportation - Aviation - Private - Photos. Cultures, Ethnicities - Hawaiiana - Aloha Airlines. Territory of Hawaii. Photographic Images - Antique. U.S. BUYERS pay $3.50 shipping & handling costs ($2.00 first class mail with insurance + $1.50 handling fee) via PayPal - Check - Money Order. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS pay shipping & handling costs ($2.50 handling fee - email for shipping costs) via PayPal or by Check drawn on a U.S. Bank. WILL DO COMBINED SHIPPING ON MULTIPLE ITEMS - ADD $1.00 FOR EACH ... read more