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Lot # 19: 1909 Wilbur Wright, "Flies Over the Hudson in Early Airplane" Incredible Unique Discovery

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 41 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "April Collectors Auction 2021",
which ran from 4/8/2021 8:00 PM to
4/24/2021 8:00 PM

Large 1909 sepia photograph of Wilbur Wright making one of his most famous flights of his life, over the Hudson River in an early version of one of his planes. While images of this event can be found online, this is the only vintage example we have ever seen in any form. Large format, crystal clear and with a paper caption on the back, this is being offered here for the first time ever fresh out of a New York newspaper archive!

Size: 6.5x9.75
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 2/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 7/10

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