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Dates:
circa 1911
Level:
file
Size:
6 Digital images (Scans from original 4 x 5 inch glass plate negatives loaned by donor for copying. Original negatives had extensive silver mirroring in dense areas (severe at edges), dust spotting, surface dirt, and chipping of emulsion at edges of plates., 600 ppi RGB TIFF files, 6100 x 4851 pixels)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0062
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Six views of a homebuilt version of a Santos-Dumont 20 Demoiselle design (no engine mounted) on the ground in the back yard of a suburban area, probably somewhere in the Boston, Massachusetts, metropolitan area circa 1911. These scans from the original 4 x 5 inch glass plate negatives have been processed to correct exposure and desaturated to redu...