Tag: Charles Lindbergh

Charles Lindbergh with his plane, the Spirit of St. Louis

Charles Lindbergh Parade in D.C.

Charles Lindbergh was celebrated with a huge parade in Washington, D.C. upon returning from his historic 1927 transatlantic flight.
Herbert and Lou Hoover on footbridge at Rapidan Camp

Lindbergh a Guest at Hoover’s Summer Camp; Horseshoe Champion of Rapidan

Stories like this are great. We forget that the men and women we read about in history books and Wikipedia were also normal people...
Concorde taking off

First Commercial Concorde Flight Lands at Dulles

The first transatlantic Concorde flight arrived at Dulles Airport in 1976 to much fanfare. Read the story and see the photos.
Mr. & Mrs. Lindbergh at Bolling Field (1929)

Lindbergh and Wife Land in D.C. Just Prior to Crash

No, not a plane crash ... I mean THE Crash of '29 (i.e., the Wall Street Crash). This photo is from September 18th, 1929 and...