Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
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.
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_41; European Flights; Wright 1907 Model Flyer; Launching derricks; Hangars; Fences; Trees; Race courses; Weight; Photograph albums; Bollee Album