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Creator

C. H. Claudy

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_33_18

Creation Date

9-3-1908

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Distant view of the Wright Model A Flyer on the launch rail surrounded by soldiers and spectators. Caption beside photograph, "An object of {contempt, curiosity, craziness} until 'It" did this" (arrow pointing to Wright Model A Flyer in flight--see photo 33-19). C. H. Claudy Ft. Myer photograph album. This photograph is attributed to C. H. Claudy, Washington, D.C.

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

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Date Digital

3-4-2003

Digitization Specification

AGFA DuoScan T2000 XL


Keywords

ms1_33_18; Military Demonstrations; Photograph albums; Wright Model A Flyer; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Launch rail; Military bases; Spectators; Soldiers; Launching derricks; C.H. Claudy's Fort Myer Album

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