Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Two heavily retouched photographs, mounted together, showing the C. J. Hendrickson Glider, c.1908. The image on the left shows the glider in flight. The image on the right shows the glider with its pilot, presumably Hendrickson, on the ground. Published in Bulletin No. 1, Aeronautic Society, 1908-1909.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Gliders (Aeronautics)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Repository Loc.

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



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