Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Dowager Queen Maria Cristina of Spain congratulates Wilbur Wright after a flight. Wilbur Wright described the large number of royalty and wealthy coming to see him fly as "thick as fleas" because there were so many. From the Leon Bollee Album presented to Orville Wright July 17, 1920. This photograph was taken between 10/1908 and 11/1908.
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Photographic print, black and white
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ms1_36_78; European Flights; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Umbrellas; Wright 1907 Model Flyer; Photograph albums; María Cristina, Queen, consort of Alfonso XII, King of Spain, 1858-1929; Bollee Album