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:

Front page of Harper's Weekly, New York, October 9, 1909; full page photograph is distant one-quarter rear right side view of Wright Type A, piloted by Wilbur Wright, in flight past the Statue of Liberty on September 29, 1909, during the Hudson-Fulton celebrations. Entitled "A New Kind of Gull in New York Harbor."

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Wright (Co) Type A, Hudson-Fulton Flight (1909, Wilbur)

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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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