November 7, 2011

Collection Name: Cody Collection

Collection Number: 1720

Post Type: Photo/s

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

Creation Year: 1904

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Black Carrier Kite (with kingposts) being launched although no sign of basket. The main line seems to go to a flap attached to the front cell centre although this is not evident in 707 which was taken at the same time/place. Crystal Palace? Group including 104, 385, 387, 602, 622, 623, 624, 628, 707, 749, 791, 741 brings together most occasions when the group of three black kites were evident.

Geographic: United Kingdom

Materials: Bamboo, Cotton, Dowel

Significance: Historical

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