The signatures and doodles on this pith helmet, dating to the 1956 Nats at the Naval Air Station in Dallas qualify it as a work of art.
Guessing by the prominence given the name, I’m guessing this pith helmet was worn by John Schneider, a photographer for the magazine Air Trails.
Credit: John Schneider’s 1956 Nats Pith Helmet, National Model Aviation Museum Permanent Collection. Found in Collection, 2010.01.07.
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