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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date of photo 1945
Description The first helicopter to land in Lexington. Parker Street playground, May 6, 1945.

"It was provided by the Coast Guard and sent out by Boston Chamber of Commerce "over the route of Paul Revere." John Lappan, Vice President of Lexington Chamber of Commerce is handing the pilot Walter C. Boulton a message to take to Concord."
Object ID Worthen.slide163
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
People Boulton, Walter C.
Lappan, John
Revere, Paul
Search Terms Boston Chamber of Commerce
Coast Guard
Concord MA
Lexington Chamber of Commerce
Parker Street
Parker Street Playground
Subjects Helicopters
Messengers
Pilots (Aeronautics)
Pilots, Military
Playgrounds
Title First helicopter to land in Lexington, 1945
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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