November 7, 2011

Collection Name: Cody Collection

Collection Number: 1574

Post Type: Photo/s

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

Creation Year: 1902

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Three extremely large Extended Wing War Kites held up as if about to be flown in train. Cody looking on alongside kite winch. Large crowd of civilians. First kite may have upper fairlead attachment, see 530. Third kite has extended control bar/fairlead as kite in 338. Could be Worcester or Woolwich? Same as 455, 472. Same occasion as 508
1902, 1903 March?

Geographic: United Kingdom

Materials: Bamboo, Cotton, Dowel

Significance: Historical

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