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The Collection: Photographers: Adrian C. Duff

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Ship seen from the Model B Hydroaeroplane.Governor's Island, seen from the Model B hydroaeroplane. Used as the front page photograph of the New York American newspaper.
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A Press photographer who went aloft with Coffyn over New York City to take pictures of the city from the air. He later tried taking a motion picture camera, but found it difficult to crank the camera and remain on the airplane at the same time. Coffyn then installed an electrically cranked camera.

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