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  Archive Reference: RAES/HARG/PHO/2/5

Please note, items 29 and 30 are missing from the original album. A number 16 engine dated 4th November 1891 and a no.17 motor dated 11th July 1892.

 About 1889-1902


  Lawrence Hargrave: 'Evolution of the Flying Machine II' (1889-1902)


"As far back as 1884 I put thought and labour on the evolution of the flying machine", noted Lawrence Hargrave in a letter of 9 March 1906 addressed to President and Members of The Aeronautical Society of Great Britain. From 1884 onwards Hargrave read a series of papers on his aeronautical research…

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