Cody (Samuel) 1909 Flyer, Michelin Cup (Mark II); Cody, Samuel Franklin "Sam". photograph

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Collection Item Summary:

"Colonel" Samuel Franklin Cody poses at the controls of his 1909 Flyer biplane with his passengers prior to setting a new English record in January 1912 by carrying four passengers aloft. The fourth passenger is not visible in this photo.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics - History
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes
  • Biplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Paul Thompson

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Date

1912

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00155116