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Amelia Earhart Signed Letter – COA JSA
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Amelia Mary Earhart, born July 24, 1897; disappeared July 2, 1937) was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean She received the United States Distinguished Flying Cross for this accomplishment. She set many other records, wrote best-selling books about her flying experiences and was instrumental in the formation of The Ninety-Nines, an organization for female pilots. In 1935, Earhart became a visiting faculty member at Purdue University as an advisor to aeronautical engineering and a career counselor to women students. She was also a member of the National Woman’s Party and an early supporter of the Equal Rights Amendment
During an attempt to make a circumnavigational flight of the globe in 1937 in a Purdue-funded Lockheed Model 10-E Electra, Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan disappeared over the central Pacific Ocean near Howland Island. Fascination with her life, career, and disappearance continues to this day.
Amelia Earhart signed this typed letter on her personal letterhead dated May 24, 2019. The context of this 7″ x 10 1/2″v letter is very significant. Amelia writing about how much she loved BC Plugs for her motor for her plane. Signature signed in black steel-tip fountain pen and grades 8-9. Authentication: JSA Full Letter.