Gustav Schacht prepares to take flight

Title: Gustav Schacht prepares to take flight


Description: Onlookers surround Gustav Schacht as he prepares to take flight in an early glider airplane, Fort Lee, New Jersey.


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Medium: black and white photograph


Date: circa 1904


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Call Number: P-858


Collection: Lipsky Family Papers Photographic Collection


Repository: American Jewish Historical Society


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Digital image created by Gruss Lipper Digital Laboratory at the Center for Jewish History.


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  • BéMy97@ 4y

    Dụ án gì đây :))
  • John Ford 4y

    Cool picture but It looks like an airplane not a glider. IT looks like an early Wright flyer
  • Horst Hirsekorn 4y

    great great great, get the funk and do what you loove!
  • motoklas 3y

    For sure that it is Wright motorised air-plane! The year must be 1906-1908...
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