Memphis Aviation

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Memphis Room - 4th Floor

Event Details

Join Thelma Rudd, author of Beale Street Takes Flight and former member of the Federal Aviation Administration, for a a discussion of Memphis aviation history. Rudd is the creator of the Phoebe Omlie scholarship, an award for aircraft mechanics named after one of the pioneers of aviation in the Bluff City. 

Following the discussion, there will be a meeting of the West Tennessee Historical Society.

Event Type(s): History/Genealogy
Age Group(s): Adults
Presenter: Thelma Rudd
Scott Lillard
(901) 415-2742