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1929 Press Photo Louis Bleriot Celebration Ceremonies - RRT76607

AdID: 2019192

Availability: In stock

Part Number: RRT76607

Height: 8

Width: 5.75

Source: Rogers


First to fly across channel duplication feat on 20th anniversary.(A28004) Paris... Louis Bleriot the first man to fly across the English channel, reading telegrams of congratulation on ht e20th anniversary of the FEAT. The air pioneer flew over the channel in a modern airplane as part of the celebration Ceremonies. Louis Charles Joseph Blériot (1 July 1872 – 2 August 1936) was a French aviator, inventor and engineer. In 1909 he completed the first flight across a large body of water in a heavier-than-air craft, when he crossed the English Channel. For this achievement, he received a prize of GB£1000 (5,000 dollars; US 1910). He also is credited as the first person to make a working monoplane.[5] Blériot was a pioneer of the sport of air racing.(Wikipedia)
Photo measures 5.75 x 8.


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Date of Creation 1929
SKU RRT76607
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Original or Reprint? Original Press Photo