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    Erik D. Carlson, PhD., Collection

    Summary: Dr. Erik D. Carlson donated the following article about Carl G. Cromell and Cromwell Airlines. Cromwell was an oilman, entrepreneur, and pioneer aviator. In 1929, he established an airport in San Angelo, Texas and created an airline service between Dallas, Fort Worth, San Antonio, and San Angelo. The donor was the former head of the History of Aviation Collection in the McDermott Library at the University of Texas at Dallas.

    • Carl G. Cromwell and Cromwell Airlines: The Dawn of Commercial Aviation in West Texas, 1928-1931, by Erik Carlson, West Texas Historical Association Yearbook, Volume 79, 2003, pages 89-105


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