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James Allan Mollison (1905-1959), Aviator

Sitter in 15 portraits
Aviator; following a short-service commission in the RAF (1923-8), Mollison became an airline pilot in Australia. He undertook various record-breaking flights including Australia to England (1931), England to the Cape (1932), and twice crossed the Atlantic. He was married, (1932-8), to Amy Johnson, and like her served in the Air Transport Auxiliary during the War.

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x10172

James Allan Mollison

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1930
NPG x10172

Ax3428

James Allan Mollison

by Howard Coster
cream-toned bromide print on textured paper, 1930
NPG Ax3428

x126267

Amy Johnson; James Allan Mollison

by Albert Victor Swaebe
bromide press print, 1930
NPG x126267

x19394

James Allan Mollison

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 7 August 1931
NPG x19394

x19395

James Allan Mollison

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 7 August 1931
NPG x19395

x85647

James Allan Mollison

by Bassano Ltd
vintage print, 7 August 1931
NPG x85647

x85648

James Allan Mollison

by Bassano Ltd
vintage print, 7 August 1931
NPG x85648

x139783

James Allan Mollison; Amy Johnson

by Central Press
bromide press print, 1932
NPG x139783

x85650

Amy Johnson; James Allan Mollison

by Bassano Ltd
vintage print, 10 May 1932
NPG x85650

x81182

Amy Johnson; James Allan Mollison

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 10 May 1932
NPG x81182

x85649

Amy Johnson; James Allan Mollison

by Bassano Ltd
vintage print, May 1936
NPG x85649

x10173

James Allan Mollison

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1930
NPG x10173

x10174

James Allan Mollison

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1930
NPG x10174

x10175

James Allan Mollison

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1930
NPG x10175

x10965

James Allan Mollison

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1930
NPG x10965