Full title reads: "The Schneider Cup. Major de Bernardi captures coveted trophy for Italy with marvellous speed of 246 1/2 miles an hour".
Seaplane speed races, Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America (USA).
L/S of the Major standing in the cockpit of his seaplane as it bobs up and down on the sea. M/S of the grounded plane, in foreground a cheering crowd has lifted the Major onto their shoulders.