Collection Item Summary:
"(A) Post card sent by Curtiss to his Wife, January 24, 1907. (B) Curtiss making world's motorcycle record, Ormond Beach." Two views of Glenn H. Curtiss with his Curtiss 1907 V-8 motorcycle during and after setting a motorcycle land speed record at Ormond Beach, Florida. Image at top includes the inscription, "Just won mile race time 46 2/5 sec. GHC." Copied from Glenn H. Curtiss and Augustus Post, "The Curtiss Aviation Book", Frederick A. Stokes Company (New York), circa 1912 , p. 21.