Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

"910. 1909. Silver Dart. Flown 1st Dec 1908 at Lake Keuka later shipped to Nova Scotia where it flew new near A.G. Bell's home over 200 times by JAD McCurdy"[written on upper right corner:] "25 #4 Airplane of the AEA" [Left side view of aircraft in low flight over the water.]

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company



Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560


Glass negatives

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