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Swimming. Aeroplane swimming, Pittsburgh, Feb. 16, 1910

Swimming. Aeroplane swimming, Pittsburgh, Feb. 16, 1910

 
 
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Summary

Photograph shows a woman standing on a railing, holding a bi-plane wing structure on her shoulders, possibly above a swimming pool; a man wearing shirt labeled "Sixth Wa[...]" is standing behind her, providing support.
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Inscribed in photo at top: Aeroplane swimming, Pittsburg 963-13.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
Exhibited: "The Sports Show" at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN, Feb.-May, 2012.
Original glass negative is available: LC-B2-963-13

Heavier than Air: From first heavier-than-air manned flights, to a dawn of modern aviation.

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Date

01/01/1910
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Location

Pittsburgh (Pa.)40.44056, -79.99583
Google Map of 40.440555555555555, -79.99583333333334
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Library of Congress
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