November 7, 2011

Collection Name: Cody Collection

Collection Number: 1202

Post Type: Photo/s

This item was entered by Matthew Sutton. They assume full responsibility for all content.

Creation Year: 1903

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Extended wing kite being launched from mast outside the Banqueting Hall of Alexandra Palace. Flag mast was used for 'high launch' trials of naval kites. Sailors in attendance. Note Compound kite on left of image. Compound kite being erected on right. Similar, but different to 085. Same as 731. Summer 1903. Part of sequence of photos that include 083, 085, 086, 094, 731

Geographic: United Kingdom

Materials: Bamboo, Cotton, Dowel

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