Arthur Cornelius Goebel (1895-1973) Collection, mainly 1920s and 1930s

Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
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2013


Descriptive Summary

Title: Arthur Cornelius Goebel (1895-1973) Collection, mainly 1920s and 1930s
Dates: 1925-1935
Collection Number: P-056
Creator/Collector: Goebel, Arthur Cornelius, 1895-1973
Extent: 18.2 linear feet (Boxes: letter, 2 legal, 5 record storage, 1 ov folder in mc-14)
Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
Abstract: Photographs, negatives and film. Personal collection of aviator, racer, and stunt pilot. Goebel's claim to fame was his race victory in the Dole Derby, also known as the Dole Pineapple Derby, from California to Hawaii in 1927.
Language of Material: English

Access

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Preferred Citation

Arthur Cornelius Goebel (1895-1973) Collection, mainly 1920s and 1930s. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Scope and Content of Collection

Photographs, negatives and film. Personal collection of aviator, racer, and stunt pilot. Goebel's claim to fame was his race victory in the Dole Derby, also known as the Dole Pineapple Derby, from California to Hawaii in 1927. The collection includes many publicity shots as well as family photographs. Box 8-A has a list of photos by album. A part of the Arthur C. Goebel Collection (GC1079).

Indexing Terms

Airplane racing.