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[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0434]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Max Conrad, flying father of nine children, completed a transcontinental non-stop flight from Los Angles to La Guardia field control tower on his Piper cub plane."
Date: May 14, 1951
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0426]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Happy Max Conrad of Winona , Minn., waves to the crowd on landing in Minneapolis tonight after setting a new closed circuit flying record."
Date: July 6, 1960
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0440]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Is made by Max Conrad in Palermo, Sicily, Monday after a 4,400-mile non-stop flight from New York in a single engine plane."
Date: June 24, 1958
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0429]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Max Conrad , just down from epic flight from Casablanca, Morocco, casts pleased glance at official sealed barograph recording just taken from plane by Hollis Liles, left."
Date: November 26, 1959
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0441]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Max Conrad of San Francisco waves from doorway of plane at Meigs Field , in Chicago's lakefront, just before taking off today in a new attempt at a non-stop flight from Chicago to Rome in a single engine plane."
Date: March 4, 1959
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0417]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Max Conrad ,62-year-old flier, ran into trouble ferrying a single-engine plane across the North Atlantic and an airliner reported he had landed safely on Greenland's ice cap."
Date: March 17, 1964
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0435]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Max Conrad , of Minneapolis, stretches his arms after landing his plane at La Guardia field here today to complete a transcontinental non-stop flight from Los Angeles in 23 hours, four minutes and 31 seconds."
Date: May 14, 1951
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0412]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "In San Francisco are round -the-world fliers, Max Conrad, and David Shefler, right, They were greeted at the airport by Susan Houghton, Miss San Francisco, and Canadian Consul-general Pierre Asselin as they emerge from plane on arrival from Hawaii."
Date: September 15, 1966
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0443]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Max Conrad holds flowers and shakes hands with welcomer at Bocca di Falco Airport in Palermo, Sicily today after 4,400 mile , non-flight from New York in his single engine plane."
Date: June 23, 1958
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0437]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Max Conrad, 52, well known aviator and song writer who recently flew non-stop from New York to Paris over the route taken by Charles A. Lindbergh, is shown aboard the S. S. Ile De France on his return today."
Date: November 26, 1954
Creator: Reinhart, H J
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0430]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Max Conrad broke his own non-stop trans-continental light plane record yesterday when he flew over La Guardia Field 22 hours 24 minutes after leaving San Francisco."
Date: September 15, 1953
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0414]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Max Conrad , world famed as the " Flying Grandfather " currently holds 5 world distance and speed records set in carious Piper airplanes."
Date: unknown
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0431]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Max Conrad who flew across the ocean in a small, single-engine airplane to see his 10 children and wife who were visiting in Europe, told the story of his 1950 trans- Atlantic crossing at a meeting of Oklahoma City Aviation club Thursday night."
Date: August 27, 1953
Creator: Lucas, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0442]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Max Conrad, 56, of San Francisco and Winona, Minn., helps his wife Betty ,48, aboard light plane as they prepared to fly to Dusseldorf, Germany."
Date: April 28, 1959
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0409]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "The Federal Aviation Administration reported today that aviator Max Conrad had landed safely in Nord, Greenland."
Date: November 15, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0411]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Max Conrad , 65- years-old flying grandfather , has landed safety at Nord, Greenland , the Federal Aviation Administration reported Friday in Anchorage, Alaska."
Date: June 6, 1959
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0420]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Max Conrad , the flying grandfather, raises hands in victory salute after landing here early todayto complete an around-the-world flight in 8 days, 18 hours and 49 minutes."
Date: March 8, 1967
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0444]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Max Conrad waves to crowd that greeted him at International Airport as he stepped from light plane after a non-stop flight from Casablanca, Morocco."
Date: June 4, 1959
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0236.0421]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Trip for Max Conrad , 58-year-old flying grandfather of Winona, Minn., is hailed by crowd at Long Beach , Calif., as he arrived on the first stop."
Date: February 28, 1961
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society