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Item Identifier Number

ms1_20_5_10

Creation Date

8-1-1912

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Francis "Frank" K. McClean, British aviator and father of British naval aviation, flying a Short Brothers floatplane through the Tower Bridge, London, England. McClean later landed the floatplane on the Thames River at Westminster.

Publisher Repository

Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries

Document Type

Image

Media Type

Photographic print, black and white

Permissions

Special Collections and Archives provides reprints or digital copies of our materials for a fee. For further information please visit their website or call (937) 775-2092.

Date Digital

3-4-2003

Digitization Specification

AGFA DuoScan T2000 XL


Keywords

ms1_20_5_10; Early Aircraft and Pilots; Short airplanes; Floatplanes; Amphibian planes; Flight; McClean, Francis Kennedy, 1876-1955; Tower Bridge (London, England); Spectators; Thames River (England)

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