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Slide set: The conquest of the air: chapter III -- aeroplanes (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1910)

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Slide 17
Wright at Auvours
Slide 18
Latham over the Channel
Slide 19
Bleriot lands at Dover
Slide 20
Farman at Blackpool
Slide 21
Paulhan: Off to Manchester
Slide 22
Hon. C.S. Rolls over Dover Castle
Slide 23
War: Ironclads and Aeroplanes
Slide 24
Peace: Trafalgar Square
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The conquest of the air: chapter III – aeroplanes (London: W. Butcher & Sons, 1910)

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continued from The conquest of the air: chapter II -- dirigibles (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1910)

People appearing in slides

PAULHAN, Louis  (1883-1963) – slide 21

The reference to Manchester in slide 21 relates to Paulhan's success in the London to Manchester air race, which took place in April 1910.

8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000085

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 28 May 2013

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