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Item Identifier Number

ms1_36_41

Creation Date

8-1-1908

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Photo of the Wright 1907 Model Flyer and its launching derricks at Hunaudieres. The derricks, otherwise called catapult launcher, was used to help the plane get up to speed and off the ground. From the Leon Bollee Album presented to Orville Wright July 17, 1920.

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

March 2003

Digitization Specification

AGFA DuoScan T2000 XL


Keywords

ms1_36_41; European Flights; Wright 1907 Model Flyer; Launching derricks; Hangars; Fences; Trees; Race courses; Weight; Photograph albums; Bollee Album

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