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This photograph shows A.E. Hunt's Rotary Aeroplane which was built in Jetmore, Kansas, during 1910. While Hunt's aircraft proved to be unsuitable for powered flight due its significant weight, it was an important step toward the development of the helicopter.

Date: 1910

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This photograph helps students understand the unique contributions to airplane design and development in the period before World War I.

KS: 7th: 4.6.A.: significance of the works of entrepreneurial Kansans in the aviation industry

Item Number: 213330
Call Number: TL.500 HUN.A*1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213330

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