Collection Item Summary:
"GRANDE SEMAINE D'AVIATION DE CHAMPAGNE (du 22 au 29 Aovt 1909). Curtiss, gagnant de la coupe Gordon-Bennett (20 kilm. en 15'50" 3/5)." Three-quarter right front view, close up, of Glenn H. Curtiss seated at the controls of his Curtiss-Herring No.1 "Reims Racer" at the Grande Semaine d'Aviation de la Champagne, Betheny, Reims, France, held August 22-29, 1909, during which Curtiss won the Coupe Gordon Bennett.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Air pilots