Pan Am Pioneer

Author: Sanford B. Kauffman
Publisher: Texas Tech University Press
ISBN: 9780896723573
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It is not every day that a person is in the right place at the opportune time with the knowledge and drive to meet the challenge of a totally new enterprise. Sanford B. Kauffman was that young man.

Aviation S Quiet Pioneer

Author: Peter Leslie
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781466477124
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" Juan Trippe, Pan Am's visionary aviator and founder, credited Leslie with developing the engineering techniques that made possible the historic transoceanic flight.Visit Pan Am Historical Foundation - (under the Shop tab,) ...

Pan Am

Author: Lynn M. Homan
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 9780738505527
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The story of Pan Am is as much the story of president Juan T. Trippe as it is an account of airplanes, pilots, flight attendants, and glamorous destinations.


Author: Robert Gandt
ISBN: 9781888962116
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This is a fascinating account of what can go wrong with a pillar of strength of the U.S. industry, when its leaders lose their sense of direction & when their star employees-the Skygods-discover that they are mere mortals.

Pan American World Airways

Author: Laura J. Hoffman with retired Pan Am Captain Duyane A. Hoffman
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1467113603
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There is no more Pan Am. The history of Pan Am is conveyed quite well through
postcards, thanks to the large number of them that Pan Am Corporate
Communications issued through the years. The time frame for the company's
existence also correlates well with the era in which postcards were a popular
form of communication. Pan Am founder Juan Trippe was a true pioneer in
commercial aviation, putting the company on the leading edge with his
innovation and determination.

Hazel Jane Raines Pioneer Lady Of Flight

Author: Regina Trice Hawkins
Publisher: Mercer University Press
ISBN: 9780865545328
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So, they flew us on to the city of Bauru which is fifty miles west of Sao Paulo in the
interior. It was really a treat for us to get to go there, and we really had a
wonderful time. We were there overnight, and it was the last day of Carnival. Pan
American put on a party for us at one of the Clubs where they were celebrating
Carnival, and we had a grand time dancing Brazilian style and making merry. All
of our overnight expenses were paid by Pan American. We left the next morning
at 7 o'clock ...

Pioneer Girl

Author: Bich Minh Nguyen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698151372
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Boarding passes from Pan Am and United. Hotel bills. Her passport and visa,
which displayed a photo of Rose wearing a turban and looking like the famous
portraits of Laura in old age. Most of the journal entries from the trip were
scattered notes about the history of the country. Her handwriting took time getting
used to–sprawling, loop-filled, an old style people had stopped learning more
than half a century ago. I couldn't see where she'd written about anyone in
particular in Saigon.

A Pan American Life

Author: Muna Lee
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299202347
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onroe -> Poet and Pioneer 4- "Our work is not so far apart as it may seem,"
Harriet Monroe told the feminist group at a Woman's Party dinner preceding the
opening of the Republican National Convention in Chicago in June [1932]. "
Freedom and equality of opportunity are basically the same in all aspects of life."
And she added, "I hope that the Equal Rights Amendment may come in my
lifetime!" When Harriet Monroe was a young poet entering upon her twenties, she
was invited by the ...

Investigation Of The National Defense Program

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee Investigating the National Defense Program
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To : Director, Pan American Highway, 729 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles,
Calif. 1. To note. 2. Work should be so planned and scheduled that the opening
of the dry weather truck trail may be accomplished by May 15, 1943, and the
completion of the pioneer road by May 15, 1944. By order of the Chief of
Engineers : Albert H. Burton, Colonel, Corps of Engineers, Assistant Operations
Branch Construction DMsion. War Department, Office of the Chief of Engineers,
Washington, July ...