Item Identifier Number
MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection
Wilbur Wright's record setting flight at Camp d'Auvours near Le Mans. Wilbur established a world endurance record of one hour 31 minutes and 25 seconds. Spectators included Henry White, the American Ambassador to France. The flight won the Aero Club of France prize of about $1000.
Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries
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Photographic postcard, black and white
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AGFA DuoScan T2000XL
Le Mans, France
ms1_17_2_12; European Flights; Airplanes--Distance records; Camp d'Auvours; Flight; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Clouds; Demonstration flights; Wright Model A Flyer; Sunsets; Airplanes