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MS-338: Harvard-Boston Aero Meet Collection
The photograph is of Harry Atwood sitting at the controls of a Wright Model A Flyer and Charles Hamilton is seated next to him on the left side of the image. The image was taken at the Harvard-Boston Aero Meet which was held in Atlantic, Massachusetts from August 26 through September 4, 1911 and was sponsored by the Harvard Aeronautical Society and the Boston Daily Globe. The image shows the side view of the aircraft and unidentified people can be seen around the area.
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ms338_07_18; Philpott, Anthony, 1860-1952; Harvard-Boston Aero Meet--1911; Atwood, Harry Nelson, 1884-1967; Wright Model A Flyer; Hamilton, Charles K., 1886-1914