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Item Identifier Number

ms1_36_76

Creation Date

8-1-1908

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Leon Bollee, at the left, and Hart O Berg, center, await a test flight by Wilbur Wright at Camp d'Auvours. Berg was a business agent and European friend of the Wright family. He headed the operations for Flint & Co., which was interested in negotiating sales of the Wright Flyer. From the Leon Bollee Album presented to Orville Wright July 17, 1920. This photograph was taken between 08/1908 and 01/1909.

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_36_76; European Flights; Photograph albums; Berg, Hart O., 1865-1941; Bollee, Leon, 1870-1913; Wright 1907 Model Flyer; Mechanics (Persons); Artillery ranges; People; Bollee Album

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