Air Museum of Minnesota Oral History Project: Interview with Walter Bullock and Noel Wien
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Early aviators and pilots for Northwest Airlines. Walter Bullock flew early mail and passenger runs between Minneapolis and Chicago via Eau Claire and Madison, Wisconsin. Noel Wien helped develop early airline routes into Alaska. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Air circus in 1920s; wing walkers; Standard versus Curtiss "Jenny" JN-4 airplanes; charge for passengers while barnstorming; questions about experiences recorded in book, Noel Wien: Alaska Pioneer Bush Pilot. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: Interview recorded perhaps while flying in a Standard airplane.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Measurements 15 minutes length
Creation Interviewee: Bullock, Walter
Interviewee: Wien, Noel
Interviewer: Booen, Sherm
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1974
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 101
Accession Number AV1992.88.29
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Air Museum of Minnesota Oral History Project'

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