This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
The Washington, D.C., Community Center for Boys sponsored model-building contests throughout the 1930s. Douglas Bruce built this model of the record-breaking Travel Air Racer from scratch in 1931.
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- Airframe - wood
- Bracing - cotton thread
- Canopy - clear acetate.
- Mailbag hook, antennas - metal