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Title: [1st day cover]
Item Name: Amy Johnson
Maker: RAF Museum

Description:

Commemorative 1st day cover for the 50th anniversary of the first flight by a woman to Australia. Postmarked 5th May 1980. Features a reproduction of a painting showing the start of Amy's flight from Croyden. Signed by Mollie Jones, the 3rd daughter of the Johnson family. Includes a printed card giving details of Amy's Australia flight. A second card reproduces a letter from Molly writing about Amy and there is also a b/w photograph showing Molly, with Amy's bureau, portrait etc.


Year: 1980
Materials: paper; card
Measurements: L:10.4cm, W:20cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 2002.118