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Title Coupe Gordon Bennett real photo postcard, showing Léon Théry at the wheel of the Richard-Brasier in which he won the race, with Charles-Henri Brasier standing beside the car; 1905
Collection Lang Collection
Object Name Postcard
Caption Coupe Gordon Bennett real photo postcard, 1905
Scope & Content Real photo postcard (RPPC).

Coupe Gordon Bennett/Richard-Brasier postcard - printed caption on front reads, "LA COUPE GORDON BENNETT. - Théry et M. Brazier [sic] avant le Départ. - LL." Postmarked Lille, Gare Nord, August 23, 1905. Handwritten message on verso is in French; addressed to a Madame [unclear] Bonhomme, 68 Avenue de la République, Paris.

peter Maggioni
Accession# 2010G1108
Subjects Racetracks (Automobile racing)
Circuits automobiles
Automobile racing drivers
Coureurs automobiles
Automobile racing
Automobiles, Racing
Thery, Leon, 1879-1909
Brasier, Charles-Henri
Richard-Brasier automobiles
Gordon Bennett Cup
Object ID 2010G1108.08
Date 1905
Year Range from 1905
Year Range to 1905
Condition Fair
Condition Notes Slightly faded; image written on; postmarked.
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