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Wright Brothers

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_15_6_46

Creation Date

10-10-1902

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Left rear view of Wilbur Wright piloting the Wright 1902 glider fitted with single moveable vertical rudder at Kill Devil Hills. The Atlantic Ocean along with the Kill Devil Life Saving Station and the U.S. Weather Bureau buildings are visible in the far distance.

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_6_46; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Wright 1902 Glider; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Gliding and soaring; Atlantic Coast (N.C.); Gliders; Meteorological services; Sand dunes; Sand hills; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Flight; Groundwater; Life saving stations

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