1928 - Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. http://www.hipswap.com/antiques/amelia-earhart-luggage-obo

1928 - Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. http://www.hipswap.com/antiques/amelia-earhart-luggage-obo

Portfolio of the Week – Boris Benko

Portfolio of the Week – Boris Benko

Amelia Earhart vanished during an attempt to fly around the world.  Newspaper article struggles with and discusses possibilities  of what happened in those final moments as she flew across the Pacific Ocean on July 2, 1937

Amelia Earhart vanished during an attempt to fly around the world. Newspaper article struggles with and discusses possibilities of what happened in those final moments as she flew across the Pacific Ocean on July 2, 1937

"A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees. The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves." ~ Amelia Earhart

Has Amelia Earhart's plane finally been found? Not so fast

"A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees. The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves." ~ Amelia Earhart

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

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

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

amelia earhart - from Kansas, first woman to fly the Atlantic also first person (man or woman) to fly from Hawaii to California tragic end =(

amelia earhart - from Kansas, first woman to fly the Atlantic also first person (man or woman) to fly from Hawaii to California tragic end =(

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.

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.

Amelia Earhart married George Putnam on February 7, 1931.  Earhart's ideas on marriage were liberal for the time as she believed in equal responsibilities for both "breadwinners" and pointedly kept her own name rather than being referred to as Mrs. Putnam. When The New York Times, per the rules of its stylebook, insisted on referring to her as Mrs. Putnam, she laughed it off. GP also learned quite soon that he would be called "Mr. Earhart."[

Amelia Earhart Picture Gallery

Amelia Earhart married George Putnam on February 7, 1931. Earhart's ideas on marriage were liberal for the time as she believed in equal responsibilities for both "breadwinners" and pointedly kept her own name rather than being referred to as Mrs. Putnam. When The New York Times, per the rules of its stylebook, insisted on referring to her as Mrs. Putnam, she laughed it off. GP also learned quite soon that he would be called "Mr. Earhart."[

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

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

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