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Creator

Octave Chanute

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_15_5_19

Creation Date

8-1-1901

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Wilbur and Orville Wright testing the Wright 1901 glider as a kite. This is number 1 of 12 prints taken by Octave Chanute and sent by him to Wilbur Wright in late August 1901. This photograph is attributed to Octave Chanute.

Publisher Repository

Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries

Document Type

Image

Media Type

Photographic print, black and white

Permissions

Special Collections and Archives provides reprints or digital copies of our materials for a fee. For further information please visit their website or call (937) 775-2092.

Date Digital

9-7-2000

Digitization Specification

AGFA DuoScan T2000XL


Keywords

ms1_15_5_19; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Wright 1901 Glider; Gliders; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Kites; Flight; Sand dunes; Sand hills; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.)

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