Margaret Eloise Sagmiller
Joan Orley describes how her journey to becoming a pilot in the early 1960s, including her practice flights. She discusses her participation in the Ninety-Nines, an international organization of women pilots, and the Powder Puff Derby, now called the All Women’s Transcontinental Air Race.
Airplane models; Airports; Commercial flights; Cargo; Ninety-Nines; History of women pilots; Montana pilots
Montana Women Pilots Oral History Project, OH 262, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
OH 262-001, 002
2 sound cassettes (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (26 p.: 28 cm.)
Orley, Joan, "Joan Orley Interview" (1991). Montana Women Pilots Oral History Project. 1.