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Air Museum of Minnesota Oral History Project: Interview with Walter Bullock and Noel Wien
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.
1 hour sound cassette
Content Category: sound recordings
15 minutes length
Interviewee: Bullock, Walter
Interviewee: Wien, Noel
Interviewer: Booen, Sherm
Creation: Not earlier than 1974
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 101 (Library Call Number)
AV1992.88.29 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Air Museum of Minnesota Oral History Project'