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  • Horsemanship Notes 

    Rungeling, Dorothy (1940s)
    Notes or an essay from Dorothy Rungeling's time in horsemanship classes in the 1940s. The notes/essay is three pages in length and is focused on the "head and neck" of a horse. She mentions the "schooling" of a horse, ...
  • Diagram of a Horse 

    Rungeling, Dorothy (1940s)
    A diagram of a horse, labelled and illustrated by Dorothy Rungeling.
  • Photograph - Dorothy Rungeling in Car 

    Unknown author (1948)
    A photograph of Dorothy Rungeling sitting in a car parked beside a plane. There is a boy in the car next to her, likely her son Barry. According to her story in Air Facts (reprinted in Bozeman Daily Chronicle), this may ...
  • Photograph - Dorothy Rungeling's First Airplane 

    Unknown author (1949)
    A photograph of Dorothy Rungeling standing in front of her first airplane. The airplane was a 1949 Luscombe Silvaire , 2 seat, 65 h.p. Continental engine.
  • Airplane Invoice, 1949 

    Unknown author (1949-02-08)
    An invoice for a Luscombe Silvaire, Model 8-A Sky Pal plane with additional items installed. The total for the invoice is $2541.63 for all items. The invoice was made out by Aero Activities Limited, Barker Airport, Toronto ...
  • Photograph - Dorothy Rungeling's Second Airplane 

    Unknown author (1950)
    A photograph of Dorothy Rungeling's second airplane. The airplane is described as a Piper PA20, 4 seats, 125 h.p. Lycoming engine.
  • Third Annual All-Women's International Air Race Flight Log, 1951 

    Rungeling, Dorothy (1951)
    A chart of Dorothy Rungeling's flight landings and departures during the Third Annual All-Women's International Air Race in 1951.
  • Article - "Canadians in Air Race", 1951 

    Unknown author (1951)
    An article clipping discussing the four Canadian women entered in the third annual All Women's International Air Race in 1951.
  • Photograph - Dorothy Rungeling with Airplane sponsored by Thompson Products, 1952 

    Titley, Bert (1952)
    A photograph of Dorothy Rungeling in front of her airplane sponsored by Thompson Products in the 1952 All Women's International Air Race from St. Augustine, Florida to Welland, Ontario.
  • Article - "And there I was", 1952 

    Rungeling, Dorothy (1952-05-11)
    An article that was originally published in Air Facts in 1951, is published again in the Bozeman Daily Chronicle in 1952. In the scrapbook kept by Mrs. Rungeling, there is a typwritten note that explains the events ...
  • Welland Air Show Flyer 

    Unknown author (1952-07-05)
    A flyer for the 1952 Air Show at the Welland Airport. The Welland Airport is to be the final arrival point for the All Women International Air Race the date of 5 July 1952.
  • Article - St. Catharines Standard post race, 7 July 1952 

    Unknown author (1952-07-07)
    A photograph and brief comment about the race results for Dorothy Rungeling. She is photographed next to George Belfry of Thompson Products (sponsor), Alice Little (co-pilot) and radio broadcaster Rex Stimers.
  • Results for 1953 Women's International Air Race 

    Unknown author (1953)
    A result list for the 1953 All Women's International Air Race. The list has four columns: Name, Plane Flown, Hand mph. and Time made plus or minus - plus is less than hand minus more than hand. At the end of the result ...
  • Photograph - Dorothy Rungeling with Husband Charlie and Son Barry, 1953 

    Unknown author (1953)
    A photograph of Dorothy Rungeling with husband Charlie and son Barry with the winning trophy of the Governor General's Cup Air Race, Toronoto, 1953.
  • Aviation Writing Award Winners, 1953 

    Unknown author (1953)
    A photograph and caption for the Aviation Writing Award winners of 1953. There are eleven winners pictured and Dorothy Rungeling is the only female.
  • Article - "Fenwick Housewife Wins National Air Show Race", 1953 

    Unknown author (1953)
    The article discusses the 1953 Governor-General's Cup win for Mrs. Dorothy Rungeling at the National Air Show. There were nine other pilots competing in the race.
  • Photograph - Dorothy Rungeling and Governor-General's Silver Cup, 1953 

    Unknown author (1953)
    A photograph of Dorothy Rungeling with the Silver Cup, the caption reads "Dorothy Rungeling, Canadian woman flier, holds Governor-General's Silver Cup, which she won, as well as a cheque for $500 for winning the ...
  • Dorothy Rungeling in Sixth All Women's International Air Race, 1953 

    Unknown author (1953-05-15)
    A newspaper clipping from The Globe and Mail, 15 May 1953, that reads: "In Florida Flight - Twenty-one planes are expected to participate in the Welland, Ont., to New Smyrna Beach, Fla., June 11. First definite Canadian ...
  • Article - "Fonthill Woman Among 21 Pilots in Welland - Florida Air race", 1953 

    Unknown author (1953-05-15)
    An article in The St. Catharines Standard that discusses the upcoming sixth all-women's international air race from Welland, Ontario to New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Mrs. Rungeling will be accompanied by Beverly Belfry of ...
  • The Pelican - Official Line-Up of All Women's International Air Race 

    Unknown author (1953-06-11)
    A listing of the pilots competing in the All Women's International Air Race, 1953.