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Amelia Earhart - An interesting life for a woman at the dawn of aviation. She worked hard to earn her pilot’s license and then proceeded to break many of the existing flight records. She became as famous as Charles Lindbergh and flew into history in 1937 when her flight around the globe resulted in her plane’s mysterious disappearance. The search for the truth about what happened to her continues to this day.

Amelia Mary Earhart was a noted American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first woman to receive the U. Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for becoming the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

"Decide whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying." - Amelia Earhart

Stop Worrying

Today’s Inspiration, “Decide whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying.” – Amelia Earhart Portrait of Amelia used in this image was found via USA.

Amelia Earhart - love the hat, not the fur

Amelia Earhart- First female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She received the U. Distinguished Flying Cross for this record

Amelia Earhart--Atchinson, Kansas, aviator

Being the Co-Pilot of the Story

Amelia Earhart was the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

19 Inspirational Quotes from the Most Powerful Women in History - MOGUL

19 Inspirational Quotes from the Most Powerful Women in History

Amelia Earhart: Pioneer of the Sky Amelia Mary Earhart was an American aviation pioneer and author.Earhart was the first aviatrix (female pilot) to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.She received the U.S. Distinguished Flying Cross for this record.

Amelia Earhart in front of a map of her proposed trip around he world

Amelia Earhart in front of a map of her proposed flight around he world

Oregon women received the right to vote in 1912. Picture taken from our Oregon Women Firsts Curriculum.

WOMEN BRING *ALL* VOTERS INTO THE WORLD: Let Women Vote

"Women bring all voters into the world. Let Women Vote."- This pro-suffrage poster from the North Carolina Museum of History's collection, attempted to remind men (who already had the vote) where they came from. - (vintage lady, edwardian, women's rights)

Amelia Earharts pilots license. May 16, 1923. Courtesy National Portrait Gallery #Aviation #History

On this day in aviation history: In 1923 a pilot is granted a license – but not just ANY pilot. The National Aeronautic Association of the United States grants pilot’s license No. 6017 to Amelia Mary Earhart.

peerintothepast:    A photostat of Amelia Earhart’s hand, made by a palmist on June 28, 1933, 4 years before her disappearance.

Photostat of Amelia Earhart's palm print prepared for palmist Nellie Simmons Meier, 1933

Happy Birthday to Amelia Earhart...she would have been 115 year young today...

Amelia Earhart is probably the most famous female pilot in aviation history, due both to her aviation career and her mysterious disappearance. Her confident personal and media presence reached millions in the and and still resonates today.

 The real life Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh (1928).  Christopher Robin Milne was the son of author A.A. Milne who based the Winnie the Pooh book series on Christopher’s stuffed bear.

 The real life Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh Christopher Robin Milne was the son of author A. Milne who based the Winnie the Pooh book series on Christopher’s stuffed bear.

Play ball! #likeagirl

Greatest Female Baseball Players

All-American Girls Professional Baseball League - established as many men's minor league teams were disbanded due to the war.Hmm, and I was told you couldn't play sports in a skirt.

Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan (Batavia, Java. 1937)

Amelia Earhart's Disappearance

One of the first woman who ran a marathon

Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer went after Switzer shouting. However, other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.

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