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Delivering the "Spirit of St. Louis" to the Smithsonian

Apr 30 Charles Lindbergh Flies "Spirit of St. Louis" to SI

 

Apr 30 Charles Lindbergh Flies "Spirit of St. Louis" to SI

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Year: 
1928
Month: 
april
Day: 
30
Date: 
Mon, 1928-04-30

Colonel Charles A. Lindbergh pilots the Spirit of St. Louis on its last flight from St. Louis to Washington, and turns it over to the Smithsonian. It is placed on public exhibition in the main entrance in Arts and Industries Building of the United States National Museum on May 13, 1928.