August 1, 1911

“I do feel well qualified to tell a beginner how she must dress and what she must do if she expects to be a flyer. If a woman wants to fly, first of all, she must, of course, abandon skirts and don a knickerbocker uniform.” Harriet Quimby

Harriet Quimby passes her pilot’s test becoming the first woman in the United States to receive an Aero Club of America aviator’s certificate.

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