James F. Burton, 1888- [RG3729.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG3729.AM:  James F. Burton, 1888-

Letter:  1975
Alliance, Box Butte County, Neb.:  Airplane designer
Size:  1 item

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of a letter, December 16, 1975, written by J. F. Burton to Henry S. Miles in which Burton describes a plane that he and his brother built in the Sparks, Nebraska area during 1927-1928. Burton details the construction methods employed, parts used, improvements made, and speed and capabilities of the plane.

 

Subject headings:

Aeronautics
Aircraft
Airplanes
Burton, James F., 1888-
Miles, Henry S.

 

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