Christofferson 1912 Biplane, Headless [Curtiss Model D Headless, Modified]. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

"Christofferson flying over grandstand, Malheur Co. Fair, 1912." One-half left front view from below of Silas Christofferson piloting his modified Curtiss Model D Headless pusher biplane in flight over the roof of the grandstand (lower left foreground) at the 1912 Malheur Country Fair, Ontario, Oregon. Note addition of fabric panels mounted to the upper half of the interplane struts of the center bay.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft
  • Biplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Burrell

Date

1912

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00020559