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:

"Curtiss Descending, 6/28-07 Hammondsport, NY." Right side view of Baldwin airship in flight with Glen Curtiss at the controls, 28 June 1907. Postcard addressed to Miss Rutha Curtiss, Buffalo, NY. Postmarked 12 July 1907.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Airships
  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Aeronautical sports
  • Balloon racing
  • Balloons

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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attributed to Harry M. Benner



Repository Loc.

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



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