1919 England - Australia Air Race 'The First Aeroplane Voyage from...more1919 England - Australia Air Race 'The First Aeroplane Voyage from England to Australia', by Sir Ross Smith KBE, with Aeroviews by Capt Frank Hurley (of Antarctic fame), scarce New South Wales edition [Sydney, 1920].
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1919 England - Australia Air Race collection including 1919 front...more1919 England - Australia Air Race collection including 1919 front page of San Francisco 'The Bulletin' with headline 'FLIGHT TO AUSTRALIA'; 1920s badges of Sir Ross Smith (2); real photo postcard of Sir Ross & Sir Keith Smith at Enfield Aerodrome; glass plate photo of Sir Ross Smith; reprinted photographs (34) of 1919 London - Australia Air Race contestants; 'The National Geographic Magazine' for March 1921 with story 'A Personal Narrative of the First Aerial Voyage Half Around the World - From London to Australia by Aeroplane' by Sir Ross Smith; 1969 50th Anniverasary flight covers (15) with various signatures; 50th Anniversary medallion; other covers (6); 1994 75th Anniversary poster; tube of reprinted photographs (7). (Qty 60+ items)
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1919 England - Australia Air Race 'Australian Aero Club, New South...more1919 England - Australia Air Race 'Australian Aero Club, New South Wales Section. Dinner of Welcome to Captain GC Matthews AFC and Sergeant TD Kay. Loosen's Cafe, Sydney, June 15 1920', menu with 8 signatures including George Matthews & Sergeant Tom Kay (whose England - Australia air race attempt in a Sopwith Wallaby ended with a crash at Bali); plus Sir Ross Smith & Wally Shiers (part of the successful Vickers Vimy crew that claimed the £10,000 prize); also Edward Hart, D Alston & Capt Charles Hardy RN.
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1919 England - Australia Air Race 'The Sir Ross Smith Aeroplane Race...more1919 England - Australia Air Race 'The Sir Ross Smith Aeroplane Race Game' roll-and-move race board game based on the air race from England to Australia organised by the Australian government in 1919, and won by Sir Ross & Sir Keith Smith in a converted Vickers Vimy bomber; board only (no dice or counters), Fine condition. [The board features a map of the world, with a path of spaces from England to Australia, and the usual penalties and bonuses en route]
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1919 England - Australia Air Race poster 'Great Air Race, London -...more1919 England - Australia Air Race poster 'Great Air Race, London - Darwin 1919-2019, 2019 CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS' size 60x84cm; together with large reprinted photographs (20), each 84x60cm mounted on board. (Qty 21 items)
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