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Wright Brothers

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Item Identifier Number

ms1_15_6_54

Creation Date

9-19-1902

Collection

MS-1: Wright Brothers Collection

Description

Side view of Dan Tate and Wilbur Wright testing the Wright 1902 glider fitted with twin fixed vertical rudder as a kite at Kill Devil Hills. Image has been retouched, probably at the behest of Fred Kelly, Orville Wright's authorized biographer.

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_54; Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina; Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912; Tate, Dan; Wright 1902 Glider; Gliders; Kill Devil Hills (N.C.); Testing, performance; Sand hills; Sand dunes

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