One of the Earliest 13s

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  1. hawkeye2an

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    For you Jan. Don't know if you've seen this one.

    This is Lt Theodore G. Ellyson, Naval Aviator #1 seated in a Curtiss 'grasscutter' a low powered 4-cylinder trainer version of the early pusher series. 1910, quite possibly the first '13' airplane?
     

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    Ran across that pic while researching my latest build, knew you'd be interested.

    'young' ???................thanks
     
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    Nice find! Thanks for sharing.
     
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