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Title Speed: The Biography of Charles W. Holman
Published Date 1976
Call# TL540.H65 A44
Object Name Book
Author Allard, Noel E.
Summary Biography of Charles "Speed" Holman, a famous stunt pilot and Northwest's first operations chief, hired in 1926, until his death in a plane crash while performing stunts at an air show in 1931. This book was presented to Ray Erickson and the Public Relations Department of Northwest Airlines by the author. Signed by author.
Physical Description 86 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
People Holman, Charles Willis, 1898-1931
Search Terms Northwest Airways
Northwest Airlines
Laird LC-B Commercial
Stinson SB-1 Detroiter
Curtiss JN4-B
Thomas Morse S4C Scout
Subjects Airline pilots
Aircraft accidents
Stunt driving
Stunt flying
Stunt performers
Airplane racing
Pilots (Aeronautics)
Catalog Number 2009.36.1
Credit line Northwest Airlines