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“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to control and change your life;

Amelia Earhart.   In 1932 Earhart—with her leather jacket, scarf and close-cropped hair—became the first female aviator to fly a solo transatlantic flight, redefining expectations of women along the way. Though the 39-year-old disappeared in 1937 during a flight around the world, she still serves as a reminder of female fearlessness. - Amy Spencer, Glamour Magazine 2009

Amelia Mary Earhart was a noted American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first woman to receive the U. Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for becoming the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean

Amelia Earhart--Atchinson, Kansas, aviator

Being the Co-Pilot of the Story

Amelia Earhart was the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean…

The young letter-writer was seeking to “be inspired by somebody who had succeeded in a man’s world,” said Nathan Raab, a principal at The Raab Collection, which recently acquired…

Previously Unpublished Letter Amelia Earhart Penned to Aspiring 13-Year-Old Female Pilot Has Surfaced for Sale

Adventure is worthwhile in itself. Amelia Earhart Born July 1897 Atchison, Kansas, U. Disappeared July 1937 (aged Pacific Ocean, en route to Howland Island Status Declared dead in absentia January 1939 (aged

"Lady Lindy", Amelia Earhart 1887-1937.

Amelia Earhart Picture Gallery

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Mystery solved? American teacher claims to have 'the key' to Amelia Earhart disappearance

"Adventure is worthwhile in itself." - Amelia Earhart / See Earhart's Lockheed 5B Vega at the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC

dyt book 3 Amelia "Adventure is worthwhile in itself." - Amelia Earhart / See Earhart's Lockheed Vega at the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC

Amelia Earhart was a pioneer for her time when being a strong female was not common. Women were once better seen than heard but Amelia was not like that. She found her way in a male's field and was strong and brave. She was herself and no one else and has paved the way for many women today including myself.

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Amelia: A Life of the Aviation Legend, Katherine V. Dillon & Donald M. Goldstein -An impressive account of one of the most exciting, adventurous women, whose disappearance remains a mystery to this day.

Amelia Earhart's pilot license (May 16, 1923)

On this day in aviation history: In 1923 a pilot is granted a license – but not just ANY pilot. The National Aeronautic Association of the United States grants pilot’s license No. 6017 to Amelia Mary Earhart.

poem of the day and tribute to Amelia Earhart: Voices of the Air by Katherine Mansfield

poem of the day and tribute to Amelia Earhart: Voices of the Air by Katherine Mansfield

Amelia Mary Earhart was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Distinguished Flying Cross for this record.

Amelia Mary Earhart (1897-1937) was the first woman to receive the U.S. Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for becoming the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

a ghost of aviation She was swallowed by the sky Or by the sea, like me she had a dream to fly Like Icarus ascending On beautiful foolish arms Amelia, it was just a false alarm’ Joni Mitchell - Amelia

Amelia Earhart, 1931  • photo by Edward Steichen - I  think her life story is interesting. Will we ever know the whole story?  Iris Wilson

Edward STEICHEN :: Amelia Earhart, 1931 "Women, like men, should try to do the impossible.

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