Mae Davies Nevills, Norman D. Nevills' mother, making Christmas delivery to a Navajo family. Pictured is Norman D. Nevills' Piper J3 airplane "Cherry II" parked in front of Moccasin Arch, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Arizona.

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Title Mae Davies Nevills, Norman D. Nevills' mother, making Christmas delivery to a Navajo family. Pictured is Norman D. Nevills' Piper J3 airplane "Cherry II" parked in front of Moccasin Arch, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Arizona.
Photo Number P0341n01_20_04
Description Photo shows Mae Davies Nevills, Norman D. Nevills' mother, making Christmas delivery to a Navajo family. Pictured is Norman D. Nevills' Piper J3 airplane "Cherry II" parked in front of Moccasin Arch, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Arizona
Keywords Nevills, Norman D., 1908-1949; Nevills, Mae Davies; Airplanes; Piper airplanes; Piper J3 Cub airplanes; Light aircraft; Caves; Natural arches; Natural bridges; Navajo People; Navajo Indians; Indians of North America; Native Americans; Pets; Cats; Men; Women; Families; Children; Girls; Navajo (Arizona)
Subject Nevills, Mae Davies--Photographs; Navajo Indians--Photographs; Piper airplanes--Photographs; Nevills, Norman D., 1908-1949--Photographs; Moccasin Arch (Ariz.)--Photographs; Natural bridges--Arizona--Photographs; Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)--Photographs
Additional Information Norman Nevills named his Piper airplane "Cherry," the affectionate nickname he used for his wife Doris. The failure of the plane motor in "Cherry II" caused the death of the two on September 19, 1949.
Spatial Coverage Moccasin Arch (Ariz.); Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Latitude 36.916668
Longitude -110.0840139
Collection Number and Name P0341 Norman D. and Doris Nevills Photograph Collection
Collection Name Norman D. and Doris Nevills
Date 1948; 1949
Textual Date 1948 or 1949
Owning Institution Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Donated By/Purchased From Gift of daughters Joan Nevills-Staveley and Sandra Nevills Reiff in 1988.
Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/
Type Image
Finding Aid http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/UU_EAD/id/2508
ARK ark:/87278/s6ft9bjj
Setname uum_map_rr
Date Created 2018-05-31
Date Modified 2018-05-31
ID 1327389
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6ft9bjj
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