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Harriet’s Flight Suit

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Here are three snapshots of Harriet posing for a picture in her flight suit. As Harriet continued her flying, she slowly gained recognition that put her in demand for such photographs and appearances. Harriet’s success as a pilot grew as she became the first woman to fly solo across the English Channel.

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As Harriet became known as a pilot, she was offered to make special flights

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The caption on this picture states, “Possessing skill, daring, beauty, and grace, Harriet Quimby both revolutionized and popularized the world of early twentieth century aviation.”