Louis Blériot sitting in his Bleriot XI at the start of his cross-Channel flight of 25 July 1909. NASM-2B02568, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Archives
Louis Blériot, standing on the left, after landing at Dover. SI93-9132, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Archives.
A postcard caricature of Louis Blériot, 1909 - an example of Blériotmania from the time of his flight. Georges Naudet Collection (Acc. XXXX-0479), SI 85-17170.