Twin propeller Burgess Wright

Show simple item record Niebergall, Ernst en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Sandusky (Ohio) en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Erie County (Ohio) en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Erie, Lake en_US
dc.coverage.temporal 1908 - 1917 en_US 2008-04-28T18:50:51Z 2008-04-28T18:50:51Z 1913 en_US 2008-04-28T18:50:51Z
dc.identifier.other 166.14.37A65308 en_US
dc.identifier.other 14 en_US
dc.description This view of Harry Atwood shows him taking off from Sandusky Bay in his Burgess Wright. Atwood was part of the small circle of individuals who learned to fly from the Wright brothers. Starling Burgess, an America's Cup yacht builder, became the sole American licensee of the Wrights. Burgess paid the Wrights $1000 for each plane built and a $100 royalty each time a plane was used in a flying exhibition. Burgess opened the Burgess School of Aviaiton in May 1911, with Harry Atwood as the instructor. Atwood had finished flight school only a week earlier. en_US
dc.format.extent 5" X 7" en_US
dc.language.iso English en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Charles E. Frohman Collection en_US
dc.rights Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center en_US
dc.rights.uri en_US
dc.subject Atwood, Harry en_US
dc.subject Burgess, Starling en_US
dc.subject Burgess School of Aviation en_US
dc.subject Biplanes - Ohio - Sandusky en_US
dc.subject Sandusky (Ohio) en_US
dc.subject Erie County (Ohio) en_US
dc.subject Erie, Lake en_US
dc.title Twin propeller Burgess Wright en_US
dc.type Photographic print; black and white en_US Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center en_US
dc.contributor.photographer Niebergall, Ernst en_US
dc.contributor.repository Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center en_US Fremont, Ohio en_US Fremont, Ohio en_US Sandusky County, Ohio en_US

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