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Item Identifier Number

ms1_36_12

Creation Date

5-1-1908

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

First motor used by Wilbur Wright at Le Mans, France given to Leon Bollee. After Bollee's death in 1913, he bequeathed it to the museum at Le Mans. From the Leon Bollee Album presented to Orville Wright July 17, 1920. This photograph was taken between 05/1908 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

March 2003

Digitization Specification

AGFA DuoScan T2000 XL


Keywords

ms1_36_12; Bollee Album; European Flights; Engines; Airplanes--Motors; Propellers; Aerial; Photograph albums

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