Creator

Charles Lewis

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Item Identifier Number

MS204_03

Creation Date

1-1-1908

Collection

MS-204: Charles Lewis Collection

Description

In 1906, Santos-Dumont, a wealthy Brazilian engineer and balloonist living in France, made the first official powered flight in Europe. His 1908 Demoiselle aircraft depicted here is considered to be the first ultralight airplane.

Publisher Repository

Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Digital Initiatives and Repository Services

Document Type

Image

Media Type

Postcard

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Keywords

MS204_03; Santos-Dumont, Alberto, 1873-1932; Demoiselle aircraft; Ultralight airplane

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