Item Identifier Number
MS-338: Harvard-Boston Aero Meet Collection
The photograph is of John Fitzgerald, Mayor of Boston, sitting at the controls of a Burgess-Wright biplane. The image was taken at the Harvard-Boston Aero Meet which was held in Atlantic, Massachusetts from September 3-13, 1910 and was sponsored by the Harvard Aeronautical Society. In the background people are walking behind the plane. The image is the same as item number ms338_06_06 in the form of a glass lantern slide.
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4x5 Glass Plate Negative
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Epson Expression 10000 XL
ms338_02_10; Philpott, Anthony, 1860-1952; Mayors--Massachusetts--Boston; Politicians--United States; Politicians; Fitzgerald, John Francis, 1863-1950; Harvard-Boston Aero Meet--1910; Burgess-Wright aircraft