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Beverly DeBerard and Virginia Crocker oral history

Identifier: C MSS OH160

Scope and Contents

DeBerard discusses her first flights during World War II and women in aviation in Colorado during the 1930s and 1940s; Crocker describes her first flight on a DC-3 in the 1930s, relates her feelings about seeing Charles Lindberg in 1928 or 1929.


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Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

DeBerard was a member of the Civil Air Patrol during World War II, active in the University of Denver flying club. Crocker was active in aviation in the 1930s in Colorado.


1 Audiocassette

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown.

Participant or Performer Note

Interviewed by Howard Crocker II.

Finding Aid for the Beverly DeBerard and Virginia Crocker oral history,1979 June 26, 30[sound recording]
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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