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Item Identifier Number

ms1_36_52

Creation Date

8-1-1908

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Photograph capturing launch preparations at Hunaudieres. The Wright 1907 Model Flyer is on the launch rail ready for take off. Several men are gathered around the plane, and Wilbur Wright is looking at the wing, on the left. >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

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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_36_52; European Flights; Launching derricks; Launch rail; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Photograph albums; People; Race courses; Wright 1907 Model Flyer; Bollee Album

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