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Stock# 69233
Description

New York to Paris in 33 hr, 29 m is the name of this printed cotton textile depicting the solo flight of Charles Lindbergh from New York to Paris.

Even before Lindbergh completed his 1927 flight, a cotton toile fabric was made by Passaic Print Works for Witcombe-McGeachin & Co. a New York drapery company to commemorate the event.

The fabric shows a diapered field with vertical oval medallions, framed by wings, enclosing representations of

  • 'New York to Paris in 33hr 29m'
  • Charles Lindbergh imagery
  • Spirit of Saint Louis
  • Paris, New York
  • San Diego
  • Portrait of Charles Lindbergh

Smaller versions of the same fabric fragment are in the following museum Collection: