Emily Howell Warner Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains correspondence, program, clippings, photographs related to Warner's career as a pilot and her induction into the National Women's Hall of Fame.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Born Emily Hanrahan in Denver, Colo. in 1939. Took first flying lessons as a teenager with Jim Muncey in 1958. First woman hired by a major U.S. airlines as a pilot (1973), eventually earned captain's wings (1976), commanded first all-female flight crew (1986). Inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame (2001).
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Emily Howell Warner, 2010.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- Clippings (information artifacts) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Correspondence Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Photographs Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Warner, Emily Howell, 1939- -- Archives.
- Women air pilots -- Colorado -- Biography. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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