Glenn Curtiss and Post | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Glenn Curtiss and Post

Glenn Curtiss and Post | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Airplane inventor Glenn Curtiss (with moustache), and his friend and fellow aviator Augustus Post, to his right. Although identified by Warner to 1909, it actually documents a 1910 exhibition at Atlantic City at which both Curtiss and Wright planes appeared. Curtiss is wearing an inner tube/life preserver, as he planned to fly over the ocean.
DESCRIPTION
Airplane inventor Glenn Curtiss (with moustache), and his friend and fellow aviator Augustus Post, to his right. Although identified by Warner to 1909, it actually documents a 1910 exhibition at Atlantic City at which both Curtiss and Wright planes appeared. Curtiss is wearing an inner tube/life preserver, as he planned to fly over the ocean.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:11574
Creation Date: July 1910
Creator Name:Warner, Arthur Pratt
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Collection Name:Warner, Arthur Pratt, 1870-1958 : Papers, ca. 1906-1958
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 3053
Original Dimensions:4 x 2.5 inches
SUBJECTS
Protective clothing
Buildings
Balconies
Cities and towns
Clothing and dress
Hats
Crowds
Men
Moustache
Outdoor photography
Air pilots

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