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February

2010

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And out of the night came a silver bird . . .

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Charles A. Lindbergh, We: The Famous Flier's Own Story of His Life and His Transatlantic Flight, 1927, And out of the night came a silver bird bearing a boy who carried letters of introduction to Paris.

 

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. . . bearing a boy who carried letters of introduction to Paris.

Charles Augustus Lindbergh was born today, in 1902. The libraries has memorabilia of his historic flight in its National Air & Space Museum Library in the form of sheet music, biographies, an autobiography and much, much, more.—Elizabeth Periale

One thought on “And out of the night came a silver bird . . .

  1. Marianna Schatz

    Wow that was unusual. I just wrote an very long comment
    but after I clicked submit my comment didn’t appear. Grrrr…
    well I’m not writing all that over again. Anyways, just wanted to say fantastic blog!

    Reply

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