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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Emily Chapin
RLIN number: NXCP87-A29
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Early pilot training in New York; British Air Transport Auxilary, 1942-44; freelance ferrying in New York, 1944; impressions of Women's Air Service Pilots training; experiences as a woman pilot.
Extent: Transcript: 52 leaves, Tape: 1 reel
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1977 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Chapin, Emily, 1916-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1916
Speaker occupation: Pilot
Age at speaking: 61
Document date: 1977
Interviewer: Keil, Sally
Historical events discussed: World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Aeronautics; Aeronautics, Military; Air pilots; Oral history; Women air pilots; World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Aviation; Chapin, Emily, 1916-; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0018037-13480