Amelia Earhart monument in Harbour Grace, Newfoundland

The Spirit of Harbour Grace, a donation by Labrador Airways, was set up in Harbour Grace, Newfoundland as tribute to Amelia Earhart.

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Amelia Earhart, an aviation pioneer, got famous in 1932, when she had made two transatlantic flights on her own.

5 years after Charles Lindbergh, Amelia Earhart, as the first woman started her successful solo flight across the Atlantic. In recognition of the role of the city in the aviation industry, the Pike family donated the DC3 "Spirit of Harbour Grace" from 1943 to the town of Harbour Grace.

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