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Catalog Number 2017.45.4
Object Name Ticket
Accession number 2017.45
Description Ticket thrown from airplane by Ruth Law

Text on Front:

GOOD FOR ONE FIRST-CLASS TRIP TO THE BATTLE FRONT IN FRANCE AND ONE RING-SIDE SEAT TO THE GREATEST FIGHT ON EARTH

Apply to COLONEL JAMIESON / 54 West Adams Street

FOR PASSAGE ON THE CANADIAN UNLIMITED, OR

MAJOR KENNEY / 526 S. State Street

FOR A BERTH IN UNCLE SAM'S SPECIAL

Inscription on Reverse:
Gotten at Columbus Ohio. Aug. 29 '17 / Thrown from an aeroplane by Ruth Law, while flying over the State Fair Ground

From the service of William Elmer Green
Date August 29, 1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
People Law, Ruth
Subjects World War I
Women
Airplanes
Recruiting & enlistment
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