Air Museum of Minnesota Oral History Project: Interview with Mary Jane Rice
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Mary Jane Rice started to fly in 1937 just after high school. She met her husband, John Rice, at the Hector airport and she became active in his company, Willmar Air Service. She is a charter member of the Ninety-Nines, a woman's group to promote aviation. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Her early flights and the aircraft she used. Working in sales and administration at Willmar Air Service. The airport at Hector Minnesota. Some history of the Ninety-Nines. The Rice family.
Quantity .5 hours sound cassette
10 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 30 minutes length
Creation Interviewee: Rice, Mary Jane
Interviewer: Holey, George
Dates Creation: 05/14/1979
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 101
Accession Number AV1992.88.21
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Air Museum of Minnesota Oral History Project'

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