Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
The rudder, left, and launching derricks, right, frame the photograph of reporters and cameramen at Camp d'Auvours. As word spread of Wilbur Wright's flight tests in France, so did the enthusiasm of the French newspapers. After Wilbur's first week in France, he and Orville had achieved international fame. From the Leon Bollee Album presented to Orville Wright July 17, 1920. This photograph was taken between 08/1908 and 01/1909.
Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries
Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries
Photographic print, black and white
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AGFA DuoScan T2000 XL
Le Mans, France
ms1_36_108; European Flights; Spectators; Rudders; Reporters and reporting; Photograph albums; Treeline; Wright 1907 Model Flyer; Artillery ranges; Launching derricks; Bollee Album