Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Photograph of the launching derricks with Wright 1907 Model Flyer in background. Many people are gathered to watch the flight at Camp d'Auvours. Note the rope which extends from the derrick to the plane. The weight of the derrick is in a lowered position. From the Leon Bollee Album presented to Orville Wright July 17, 1920. This photograph was taken between 08/21/1908 and 01/02/1909.
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_49; European Flights; Wright 1907 Model Flyer; Photograph albums; Artillery ranges; Launching derricks; Bollee Album