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Selfridge Field (MI) (Images of Aviation)

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Arcadia Publishing , Charleston, SC
United States - State & Local - Midwest, History: American, History, History - U.S, Military - Aviation, Military - United States, History / United States / General, MI, Selfridge Air National Guard Base (M
SeriesImages of Aviation
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7901757M
ISBN 100738540234
ISBN 139780738540238
OCLC/WorldCa70222845

Selfridge Field, Michigan book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Named to honor the memory of Lt. Thomas E. Selfridge, the first. Selfridge Field illustrates the history of the base, with many images drawn from the collections of the Selfridge Military Air Museum and Mount Clemens Public Library.

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Selfridge Field is a Great Book. Published by User, 11 years ago As an Air Force Reservist, I have been stationed at Selfridge ANGB, Michigan for over 16 yrs; this book pays tribute to a base that is very rich in history. Thank you for writing it, I have enjoyed reading it/5(4).

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Lacking an aviation -specific design, the Army would use start with something similar to a. (Courtesy of book, Images of Aviation: Selfridge Field). Selfridge Field was named in memory of Thomas Etholen Selfridge () in San Francisco, a graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point with the class of Lt.

Selfridge was 31st in his class of 96, ranking well below the valedictorian, Douglas MacArthur ( Selfridge Air National Guard Base (ANGB) is located near Mount Clemens, Michigan. The host unit is the th Wing of the Michigan Air National Guard. The Wing conducts refueling and fighter operations using the KC Stratotankers and the A Thunderbolt II.

Additionally it supports the th Weather Flight. To Selfridge Field book Selfridge ANGB, you will first need to make an appointment with the SANGB Pass & ID office by calling Selfridge Field book your scheduled appointment date and time, you will need to bring the following documents to the Visitors' Control Center at Building.

Inwhen Selfridge travelled to London on holiday with his wife, he noticed that although the city was a cultural and commercial leader, its stores could not rival Field's in Chicago or the great galleries of Parisian department stores.

Recognizing a gap in the market, Selfridge, who had become bored with retirement, decided to invest £, in a new department store of his own. Selfridge Field illustrates the history of the base, with many images drawn from the collections of the Selfridge Military Air Museum and Mount Clemens Public Library.

The development of American airpower, from crude biplanes to the supersonic F fighter, is depicted in the photographic record of this historic military : Arcadia Publishing SC. Selfridge Air National Guard Base or Selfridge ANGB (IATA: MTC, ICAO: KMTC, FAA LID: MTC) is an Air National Guard installation located in Harrison Township, Michigan, near Mount Clemens.

Selfridge Field was one of thirty-two Air Service training camps established after the United States entry into World War I in April Named to honor the memory of Lt.

Thomas E. Selfridge, the first fatality of powered flight, Selfridge Field has recorded many aviation milestones since its founding in As home of the famed First Pursuit Group, the airfield saw the feats of such notables as Charles Lindbergh, Jimmy Doolittle, and Curtis LeMay.

Scores of young aviators who passed through Selfridge's gates later achieved. Book Description Arcadia Publishing, United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Named to honor the memory of Lt. Thomas E. Selfridge, thefirst fatality of powered flight, Selfridge Field has recordedmany aviation milestones since its founding in Eleanor Selfridge-Field has 19 books on Goodreads with 76 ratings.

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Harry Gordon Selfridge had spent the previous twenty-five years in Chicago honing his skills at the venerable Marshall Field and Company before unleashing his concept of retail theater in the United Kingdom/5(16). Eleanor Selfridge-Field is Consulting Professor of Music and Co-Director of the Center for Computer-Assisted Research in the Humanities at Stanford University.

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Eleanor Selfridge-Field is Consulting Professor of Music and Co-Director of the Center for Computer-Assisted Research in the Humanities at Stanford University. She is the author of many books and articles in various fields, including Beyond MIDI (); The Music of Benedetto and Alessandro Marcello (); and Venetian Instrumental Music from.

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Harry Selfridge left school at 14 and found work at a small bank in Jackson. After failing his entrance examinations to the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Selfridge became a book-keeper at Gilbert, Ransom & Knapp, a local furniture factory.

Four months later the company closed down and Selfridge moved to Grand Rapids to work in the insurance industry.

Selfridge and his wife Rosalie and their children arrived in London in He found the Oxford Street site and hired a Chicago architect, Daniel Burnham, to create his dream.

He paid high wages to attract British and American executives and buyers and brought a window-dressing expert over from Marshall Field's.Eleanor Selfridge-Field is part of Stanford Profiles, official site for faculty, postdocs, students and staff information (Expertise, Bio, Research, Publications, and more).

The site facilitates research and collaboration in academic endeavors. Nigro also co-wrote a book with former Mount Clemens librarian Deborah Larsen titled “Selfridge Field.” Nigro’s proceeds from the sale of the book have all been donated to the museum since.