This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
One half left front view from above of the Burgess Gordon Bennett Racer. Original caption - "1912 Chicago Airshow. Racing plane purchased by a syndicate of Chicago sportsmen for $17,000 to compete in the Gordon Bennett Race at Clearing, Ill. Plane built by Burgess Co & Curtiss." "Burgess in plane."
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautics - competitions
- Air pilots