1940 Lovettsville Air Disaster Archive


25 Dead in Crash of Air Transport; Lundeen Is Killed – New York Times (1940)

25 Die in Airplane Crash; Senator Lundeen Among Victims – The Zanesville Signal (1940)

25 Killed When Passenger Plane Crashes – The Coshocton Tribune (1940)

Farm Boy Tells Story of Plane Crash Killing 25 – Chicago Daily Tribune (1940)

Tragedy On the Airways  – The Washington DC Sunday Star (1940)

Airplane Crackup, Worst Crash In History, Kills Senator Lundeen – LIFE Magazine (1940)

Report of the Civil Aeronautics Board, Accident Involving NC 21789 near Lovettsville, Virginia (1940)

These Crack-Ups Spoiled the Airlines’ Perfect 17-Month Safety Record – LIFE Magazine (1941)

1940 Air Crash Took A Toll Not Soon Forgotten – The Daily Progress (2009)

Death of Senator from Minnesota Still Shrouded in Mystery (2009)

Recollections of Allan W. Brown Regarding the 1940 Lovettsville Air Disaster (2015)